[Haifux] [HAIFUX Lecture] OpenCL Overview - Ofer Rosenberg

Orr Dunkelman orr.dunkelman at gmail.com
Sun May 24 10:20:24 IDT 2009


Tomorrow, May 25th at 18:30, Haifux will gather to hear Ofer Rosenberg
talking about

    OpenCL Overview

Abstract

OpenCL is the first Cross-Architecture, Cross-OS, open standard for
parallel computing on heterogeneous systems. It targets GPU's, CPU's,
and other processing devices (like DSP's and Accelerators), providing
a uniform programming model of the system. OpenCL is designed to
support a wide range of usages, from GPGPU GFX usages (like Physics)
to High Performance Computing. This introduction will present OpenCL
Programming Model (platform, memory, compilation, etc.) & the OpenCL C
Language (an extension of ANSI C).

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We meet in Taub building, room 6. For instructions see:
http://www.haifux.org/where.html

Attendance is free, and you are all invited!

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Future lectures:

1/6/09 Compiling Effectively for Cell with GCC: Revital Eres
15/6/09 Arduino - Open Source Hardware and a Viewport to Micro
Manufacturing: Amy Chayun
29/6/09 KSM and the art of memory mangement: Izik Eidus
27/7/09 How Time Flies: Jiffies, Hi-Res Timers and the Tickless Kernel:
Gilad Ben-Yossef
17/8/2009 mesh networking; kernel, netlink and transport layer
sockets: Rami Rosen

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