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Why use OpenCL on FPGAs?

Altera has just released a free ebook "FPGAs for dummies". It also has a part on OpenCL, from which I want to quote parts of one chapter below. You should read the rest too, by simply filling in a form on Altera's webpage. Here at StreamComputing...

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16 September 2014
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Neil Trevett on OpenCL

The Khronos Group gave some talks on their technologies in Shanghai China on the 17th of March 2012. Neil Trevett did some interesting remarks on the position of NVidia on OpenCL I would like to share with you. Neil Trevett is both an important member of...

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21 April 2012
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PDFs of Monday 16 April

By exception, another PDF-Monday. OpenCL vs. OpenMP: A Programmability Debate. The one moment OpenCL and the other mom ent OpenMP produces faster code. From the conclusion: "OpenMP is more productive, while OpenCL is portable for a larger class of devices. Performance-wise, we have found a large variety...

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16 April 2012
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PDFs of Monday 12 September

As it got more popular that I shared my readings, I decided to put them on my site. I focus on everything that uses vector-processing (GPUs, heterogeneous computing, CUDA, OpenCL, GPGPU, etc). Did I miss something or you have a story you want to share? Contact...

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12 September 2011
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PDFs of Monday 5 September

Live from le Centre Pompidou in Paris: Monday PDF-day. I have never been inside the building, but it is a large public library where people are queueing to get in - no end to the knowledge-economy in Paris. A great place to read some interesting...

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05 September 2011
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PDFs of Monday 29 August

This is the first PDF-Monday. It started as I used Mondays to read up on what happens around OpenCL and I like to share with you. It is a selection of what I find (somewhat) interesting - don't hesitate to contact me on anything you...

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29 August 2011
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MPI in terms of OpenCL

OpenCL is a member of a family of Host-Kernel programming language extensions. Others are CUDA, IMPC and DirectCompute/AMP. It lets itself define by a separate function or set of functions referenced to as kernel, which are prepared and launched by the host to run in parallel....

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19 August 2011
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