Monday, November 5, 2018

Mentor Graphics HPC Application Development Environment Now Available for AMD GPUs

AMD today announced the availability of the Mentor Graphics® Sourcery™ CodeBench Lite Edition development environment for AMD EPYC™ and Ryzen™ CPUs and AMD Radeon Instinct™ GPUs. The Sourcery CodeBench Lite Edition is a no cost, complete C/C++ and Fortran development environment for scientific and high performance computing (HPC) applications. Designed for complex multicore heterogeneous architectures, it allows AMD Radeon Instinct™ GPUs to be targeted for execution using the industry-standard OpenMP® and OpenACC Application Programming Interface (API) specifications. This recent release includes a GNU-based C/C++ and Fortran development tool chain for Linux platforms.