Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 8th and 9th, 2011.
• Former CTO EARN.org
• Over 20 years’ experience in Software Development, including 3D CAD, database and Web applications.
• Formerly VP Engineering at Oracle, BEASystems Inc. and Informix.
• Lead teams that have developed many large 3D database projects and products including, AutoCAD Map, NASA’s EOSDIS and LINZ (Land Information System New Zealand).
GPUs are massively parallel computing devices, databases are highly data parallel system. This presentation describes how GPUs and databases can be integrated using OpenCL, as a stored procedure language, to create new computationally intensive databases applications.