We ported CAFFE to HIP – and here’s what happened…

The Challenge CAFFE is a popular machine learning framework created by the Berkeley Vision and Learning Center.  The code base contains more than 55,000 lines of …

ROCm 1.2 Rocking Hawaiian Style

With ROCm 1.2 we are  moving beyond the Fiji Islands of GPU’s to bring a broader selection of  hardware with the inclusion of the Hawaii …

AMD GCN Assembly: Cross-Lane Operations

Cross-lane operations are an efficient way to share data between wavefront lanes. This article covers in detail the cross-lane features that GCN3 offers.  I’d like …

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 …

HIP Release 0.86 Now Available

The team just released an update to HIP in version 0.86 which includes several improvements in the functionality and tools. Also we have included several additional …

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 …

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 …

Getting Up to Speed on the CodeXL GPU Profiler with Radeon Open Compute

With the announcement of the Boltzmann Initiative and the recent releases of ROCK and ROCR, AMD has ushered in a new era of Heterogeneous Computing. …

HIP release 0.82

It’s been just under two months since we publicly launched the HIP repository, and I wanted to share a quick update on the work we’ve …

GPUOpen, an Uninhibited Path to Science Discovery, Exploring the Limits of Engineering, or Just Creating Your Artistic World of Wonder

The Open Path to Bring Forward Your Ideas to High-Performance GPU Computing   Welcome to the new Portal I want to welcome you to the new …