AMD launches GPUOpen
AMD has decided to embrace open source in a big way. The company has launched its GPUOpen site, which is geared toward helping developers provide the best experiences for users on consoles and PCs. GPUOpen will help developers get the most out of the GPU with open source resources and tools.
Nicolas Thibieroz reports for the GPUOpen site:
GPUOpen is composed of two areas: Games & CGI for game graphics and content creation (which is the area I am involved with), and Professional Compute for high-performance GPU computing in professional applications.
GPUOpen is based on three principles: