Tuesday August 26, 2014

AMD Announces Heterogeneous C++ AMP Language for Developers

AMD in collaboration with Microsoftآ® today announced the release of C++ AMP version 1.2 آ– an open source C++ compiler which implements version 1.2 of the open specification for C++ AMP, available on both Linux and Windows for the first time. The release represents another step forward toward AMD’s goal of supporting cross-platform solutions, multiple programming languages and continued contributions to the open source community. The tool, which leverages Clang and LLVM, accelerates productivity and ease of use for developers wishing to harness the full power of modern heterogeneous platforms spanning servers, PCs and handheld devices.