AMD GPU Services 5.3.0

The AMD GPU Services (AGS) library provides game and application developers with the ability to query information about installed AMD GPUs and their driver, in …

Optimize your engine using compute @ 4C Prague 2018

Organised by the fine folks at Wargaming, the 4C conference was held in Prague over 2 days in early October this year, bringing attendees and …

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.3.1

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.3.1 RGP 1.3.1 is a hotfix release to keep compatibility with an upcoming Radeon Adrenalin Edition graphics driver. That driver descends from …

OCAT 1.2

OCAT, our open source capture and analytics tool, has come a really long way since the 1.1 release around this time last year. The focus …

Vulkan Memory Allocator 2.1

Introduction We released Vulkan Memory Allocator 1.0 (VMA) back in July last year, but we’ve been remiss in posting about the progress of the library …

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.3

Radeon GPU Profiler 1.3 First, happy birthday to RGP! We released 1.0 publicly almost exactly a year ago at the time of writing, something I’ve …

Decoding Radeon Vulkan versions

There are traditionally just two hard problems in computer science — naming things, cache invalidation, and off-by-1 errors — but I’ve long thought that there …

Porting your engine to Vulkan or DX12

Adam Sawicki, a member of AMD RTG’s Game Engineering team, has spent the best part of a year assisting one of the world’s biggest game …

Understanding GPU context rolls

If you’ve ever heard the term “context roll” in the context of AMD GPUs — I’ll do that a lot in this post, sorry in …

GDC 2018 Presentation Links

With GDC 2018 done and dusted, we thought it’d be valuable to reemphasise that all of the presented content from the Advanced Graphics Techniques Tutorial …