Just Released! Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019

Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 provides developer tools to achieve better application performance for heterogeneous platforms. Whether targeting imaging, video, neural network, or scientific computing domains, Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 can unlock untapped compute resources. Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 includes all the features previously available in Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2017.

Download Now as the OpenCL™ tools component of Intel® System Studio 2019.

Updates for 2019 initial release:

  • Added support for 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors (code-named Coffee Lake) on Microsoft Windows* and Linux* operating systems
  • Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 is now available as a component of Intel® System Studio 2019.
  • Intel® CPU Runtime for OpenCL™ Applications 18.1 is now supported by the Intel® SDK for  OpenCL™ - offline compiler
  • Support for SRB5.0 has been deprecated.
  • Support for Windows* 7 has been deprecated. Please consider the latest available package supporting Windows* 7 platforms, Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2017 R2, available at https://software.intel.com/en-us/intel-opencl/download. Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2017 R2 will be removed at the time of Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 Update 1 release. Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 Update 1 will not support Windows* 7.
  • Bug fixes
    • Enable support for Intel® Streaming SIMD Extensions for Intel® FPGA Emulation Platform for OpenCL™

This release contains an experimental version of the CPU Runtime supporting OpenCL™ 2.1. It will be deprecated in Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2019 Update 1. The experimental status implies that OpenCL 2.1 is enabled on all CPU models, but the overall product stability is not guaranteed. Support for the Experimental product is not planned, only critical issues will be fixed.

It is recommended to use Intel® CPU Runtime for OpenCL™ Applications 18.1.

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