The Radeon Loom Stitching Pipeline

I’m Mike Schmit, Director of Software Engineering with the Radeon Technologies Group at AMD. I’m leading the development of a new open-source 360-degree video-stitching framework …

TrueAudio Next Demo and Paper at GameSoundCon

In 2016, AMD brought TrueAudio Next to GameSoundCon. GameSoundCon was held Sept 27-28 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. GameSoundCon caters to game …

AMD TrueAudio Next and CU Reservation – What is the Context?

As noted in my previous blog, new innovations in virtual reality have spearheaded a renewed interest in audio processing, and many new as well as …

The Importance of Audio in VR

Audio Must be Consistent With What You See Virtual reality demands a new way of thinking about audio processing. In the many years of history …

ROCm with Rapid Harmony : Optimizing HSA Dispatch

We previously looked at how to launch an OpenCL™ kernel using the HSA runtime. That example showed the basics of using the HSA Runtime. Here we’ll …

ROCm With Harmony: Combining OpenCL, HCC, and HSA in a Single Program

Introduction In a previous blog we discussed the different languages available on the ROCm platform.  Here we’ll show you how to combine several of these …

Turbocharge your Graphics and GPU Compute Applications with GPUPerfAPI

Achieving high performance from your Graphics or GPU Compute applications can sometimes be a difficult task. There are many things that a shader or kernel …

AMD FireRays 2.0 – Open Sourcing and Customizing Ray Tracing for Efficient Hardware Platforms Support

A New Milestone After the success of the first version, FireRays is moving to another major milestone. We are open sourcing the entire library which …

Computing Very Large FFTs on AMD GPUs

One of the exciting new features that is available in clFFT 2.10 is the ability to compute very large FFTs. By very large, I mean …

ROCm, Do You Speak My Language?

The open-source ROCm stack offers several programming-language choices. Overall, the goal is to give you a range of tools to help solve the problem at …