[GPU Computing] Intel Prepares Its Arrival in OpenCL World

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After the release of an OpenCL SDK in alpha version, Intel has just hired Michael Chu, AMD’s OpenCL guy. This is rather a good news for the OpenCL and GPU computing (GPGPU) community because thanks to a giant like Intel, OpenCL will get a serious boost (at least I hope).

Thanks to Intel’s new Sandy Bridge platform that mixes a CPU and a GPU in the same chip, we can expect an OpenCL support for both GPU and CPU, like AMD…