Video: An Overview of the CAPS OpenACC Compiler

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In this video, CAPS presents an overview of the OpenACC programming standard. They describe the main directives and provide a set of guidelines to get started with OpenACC, providing a set of concrete examples to illustrate the programming concepts.

The OpenACC Application Program Interface describes a collection of compiler directives to specify loops and regions of code in standard C, C++ and Fortran to be offloaded from a host CPU to an attached accelerator, providing portability across operating systems, host CPUs and accelerators.