Thursday February 27, 2014

CUDA By the Numbers: 270+ Apps and Counting

There are 275 CUDA-based applications tuned to run on GPU accelerators, compared with 90 just three years ago. Most of these applications are household names for researchers and engineers, used every day to accelerate scientific discoveries and engineering results. It’s a list that keeps growing. Some numbers:

  • 738: University CUDA programming courses worldwide

  • 50,000: CUDA-based academic papers published

  • 2,200,000: Downloads of the CUDA toolkit to date

  • 506,000,000: CUDA-capable GPUs shipped worldwide