Portland Group has just announced general availability of its Cluster Development Kit for Microsoft Windows Compute Cluster 2003. The CDK for Windows is a package full of C/C++/Fortran compilers and development tools built specifically for the Windows environment. Until recently, the CDK was only available for 32 and 64-bit x86 platforms from AMD and Intel.
With an accelerating trend towards platform diversification in the HPC market, PGI remains committed to providing HPC developers with the best performance on their choice of platform,” said Douglas Miles, director, The Portland Group. “The HPC community has recognized PGI compilers for delivering world-class performance across a wide spectrum of applications and benchmarks running on workstations and servers based on both major x64 processors, and the introduction of PGI CDK for Windows CCS gives the HPC community another option for cluster programming.”
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