OpenCL on FPGAs: Accelerating Performance and Design Productivity
FPGAs have amazing capabilities when it comes to accelerating performance-critical algorithms at a tiny fraction of the power it would require to run them in software. The marriage of FPGAs with conventional CPUs could provide a truly remarkable high-performance computing platform.
However, the problem has always been how to program one of these awesome FPGA+CPU machines.
In this episode of Chalk TalkHD Amelia chats with Albert Chang of Altera about about how OpenCL can now be used to program FPGAs. OpenCL is already very popular for programming systems with graphics processors (GPUs). Now, Altera has enabled us to use this same language to program FPGA+CPU systems.
OpenCL and the OpenCL logo are trademarks of Apple Inc. used by permission by Khronos
Click the link below to download a free whitepaper: Implementing FPGA Design with the OpenCL Standard
Want to Read More? Please Sign In
If you have already registered with us, you can sign in here to access this content. If not, register now and get full access to our entire On Demand library of webcasts, white papers and more. Registration is free. Click Here to Register