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Windows* Machine Learning: AI Acceleration on Intel® Hardware
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 05/16/18 0
Introduction Artificial intelligence (AI) is spanning across server, desktop, and edge markets. Intel has AI solutions spanning server, desktop, and edge markets. From the CPU infrastructure, Intel® Xeon® processors, Intel® Core™ processors, and Intel Atom® processors providing the basis of AI...
-NEW- 100.6025: Intel® Graphics Driver for Windows® 10 64-bit [6th, 7th & 8th Generation]
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 04/02/18 0
DRIVER VERSION: 100.6025 (Windows Graphics Driver Version: 24.20.100.6025) DATE: April 27, 2018 This driver brings support to Microsoft Window 10 April update (Redstone 4): Supports Microsoft Windows® 10 April update features Support for Direct X* 12 shader model 6.2 Official Vulkan® 1.1 Su...
Exciting Innovations Showcased at the 2018 Game Developers Conference
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 03/30/18 1
Exciting innovations and opportunities enthralled more than 25,000 attendees at the world's largest professional game industry event, the 2018 Game Developers Conference (GDC), March 19-23 in San Francisco’s Moscone Center. On the show floor, in technical sessions, and at the Intel University G...
-NEW- 15.65.3.4849: Intel® Graphics Driver for Windows® 10 64-bit [6th, 7th & 8th Generation]
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 02/14/18 1
DRIVER VERSION: 15.65.3.4944 (Windows Driver Store Version 23.20.16.4944) DATE: February 13, 2018 Here are some of the benefits for developers in driver 15.65.3.4944: Enhanced performance of graphics workloads for 6th Gen Core processors or higher with intelligent power management under maxim...
-NEW- 15.60.0.4849: Intel® Graphics Driver for Windows® 10 64-bit [6th, 7th & 8th Generation]
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 11/06/17 0
DRIVER VERSION: 15.60.0.4849 (Windows Driver Store Version 23.20.16.4849) DATE: November 06, 2017 SUMMARY: HDR Launch Driver Windows* Mixed Reality† Launch Driver Here are some of the benefits for developers in driver 15.60.0.4849: WDDM 2.3 driver. Fall Creators Update features support...
Winners of the 2017 Intel® Level Up Game Developer Contest
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 09/01/17 0
It was another great year for the Intel® Level Up Game Developer Contest. We had a record number of submissions from around the world. It was tough taking the hundreds of exciting games and narrowing it down to the 25 finalists. From these finalists, we narrowed it down to the top games in variou...
-NEW- 15.46.05.4771: Intel® Graphics Driver for Windows® 10 64-bit [6th, 7th & 8th Generation]
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 08/30/17 0
Note: Operating system support varies by platform. Due to this and a limitation of the database, Download Center search capabilities cannot report OS support accurately, so please see the support information below or reference the associated Release Notes for more details.   Intel’s latest grap...
15.46 driver lets developers accelerate computer vision (CV) and artificial intelligence (AI) workloads on Intel Graphics.
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 07/11/17 0
With the release of Intel graphics driver 15.46, developers can accelerate computer vision (CV) and artificial intelligence (AI) workloads on Intel GPUs.  Supported on Intel graphics spanning Intel® Atom®, Intel® Core™ and Intel® Xeon® processors, this enables AI and CV usages in markets from PCs...
New OpenCL extensions added to 15.46 drivers
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 07/11/17 0
New OpenCL Extensions The following new extensions for leveraging the media processing capabilities in Intel Processor Graphics have been add to our 15.46 driver releases: cl_intel_device_side_avc_motion_estimation extension to support AVC VME built-in functions callable from OpenCL kernels giv...
Intel announces that we are moving from beta support to full official support for the Vulkan* API on Windows going forward.
By Coppock, Michael J (Intel) Posted on 02/10/17 1
Vulkan* targets high performing real-time 3D graphics applications, like games, while giving low-overhead hardware control over GPU acceleration to developers. Vulkan* utilizes many open-source libraries and utilities, and promises great performance and predictability, while paving the way to bet...