CUDA NEWS ROUNDUP

by Calisa Cole

Here are some highlights from our weekly summary of CUDA, GPU computing and GPGPU news for the week of March 15, 2010. You can read the full roundup here.

CUDA Toolkit 3.0

NVIDIA released version 3.0 of the CUDA Toolkit, providing developers with tools to prepare for the upcoming Fermi-based GPUs.

New on CUDA ZONE: PARRET

“PARRET (PARallel REstore Tools) is a Python programming language package for image deblurring on GPUs. PARRET can be used to solve linear equations.” Author: Ying Wei (Daniel) Fan, Emory University. See: http://bit.ly/9ZcP5t

PGI CUDA Fortran Webinar

PGI Fortran, a popular commercial-grade Fortran compiler, is now available with GPU acceleration. To learn more, sign up for webinar with experts from the Portland Group on Wed., March 24, 9:00-10:00 a.m. (Pacific): https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/929210147