This week PathScale announced that the EKOPath 4 Compiler Suite is now available as an open source project and free download for Linux, FreeBSD and Solaris. Called “some of the best C/C++/Fortran compilers on the market” by Scalable Informatics CEO Joe Landman, the release includes documentation and the complete development stack, including compiler, debugger, assembler, runtimes and standard libraries. EKOPath is the product of years of ongoing development, representing one of the industries highest performance Intel 64 and AMD C, C++ and Fortran compilers.
“This is an exciting announcement because it allows PathScale’s world-class compilers to be accessible to a much larger community of compiler users. The enlarged user base will benefit PathScale, and in turn promote more community participation in the continued development of PathScale’s products.” says Fred Chow, PathScale Chief Scientist.
PathScale will continue to provide full paid support for EKOPath and offer additional support options for AMD’s Open64 compiler. Read the Full Story.