UK company Codeplay produce specialist software, which delivers parallel processing technologies for semiconductor companies. Codeplay is internationally recognized for its expertise in accelerating AI and graphics.
Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant software systems for many of the world’s largest semiconductor companies, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions including CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs, and specialized vision and AI processors. Codeplay strongly participates within The Khronos Group™ to define new open standards such as OpenCL™, SPIR™, SYCL™, and Vulkan®. Codeplay also leads the development of the HSA Foundation’s software API standards, while maintaining leadership in the ISO C and C++ standards. Codeplay has earned a reputation as one of the leaders in compute systems.
The vast expertise gained in building optimized close-to-the-metal technology for customers has been utilized in developing Codeplay’s ComputeSuite™ product. It combines the high-level ComputeCpp™ easy-to-use C++ standard development tools for heterogeneous systems, with the low-level ComputeAorta™ heterogeneous runtime technology to ensure that open standards-based parallel software can run on the widest possible range of platforms and devices. By being modular and standards-based, software developers can mix and match components to ensure that their software runs anywhere and exploits the full power of the underlying system.
Throughout its history, Codeplay has also participated in international research projects, with partners from the largest hardware vendors to the most cutting-edge start-ups, and the expert academics in its field.