[yellowdog-announce] Fixstars to Release "Yellow Dog Linux for CUDA"
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yellowdog-announce at lists.fixstars.com
Tue Jul 20 23:04:23 JST 2010
TOKYO, JAPAN - July 20, 2010. Fixstars is excited to announce the
release of both an updated and a LiveDVD version of its Linux
distribution for optimal GPU computing, Yellow Dog Linux for NVIDIA CUDA
v6.2.1. Yellow Dog Linux for CUDA is now free to all users.
Yellow Dog Linux for NVIDIA CUDA v6.2.1 bundles NVIDIA's CUDA SDK 3.1and
the updated packages found in RHEL/Centos 5.5. A whole host of other
improvements and bug fixes have been made, including improved Intel
chipset support, simplified NVIDIA toolkit version switching, as well as
several improvements to Fixstars' CUDA Plugin for Eclipse.
This upgrade integrates more tools for CUDA developers such as CUDA for
Fortran and The Portland Group's PGI accelerator.
The LiveDVD will allow both new and experienced Linux and CUDA users to
quickly and easily evaluate the bundled NVIDIA drivers and CUDA toolkits
including 2.2, 2.3, 3.0, as well as the recently released 3.1. The
LiveDVD includes Fixstars' CUDA Plugin for Eclipse, enabling end users
to start writing their first CUDA-optimized application or easily
migrate their CUDA development to Linux from other platforms.
Now, Yellow Dog Linux for CUDA is free. GPU developers can download and
start using the most CUDA friendly Linux OS at no charge.
All users can download YDL for CUDA here:
Current Yellow Dog Enterprise Linux users can upgrade to latest version
using the Software Updater tool found in the Applications ->System Tools
For more details on "Yellow Dog Linux for CUDA", please visit:
About Fixstars Corporation
Fixstars Corporation provides software technology solutions that target
GPU and Cell/B.E. computing environments. Its vision is for a future
where multi-core microprocessors are the standard. Fixstars accelerates
the performance of multi-core based operations through provision of a
complete, integrated ecosystem with specific turn-key products for
Finance, Medical, Manufacturing, and Digital media markets.
For more information, visit www.fixstars.com/en
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