AMD Core Math Library

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AMD Core Math Library (ACML) is a software development library released by AMD. This library provides mathematical routines optimized for AMD processors.

Originally developed in 2002 for use in high-performance computing (HPC) and scientific computing, ACML allows nearly optimal use of AMD Opteron processors in compute-intensive applications.[citation needed]


ACML consists of the following main components: [1]

Supported platforms[edit]

AMD offers pre-compiled binaries for Linux, Solaris, and Windows available for download. Supported compilers include gfortran, Intel Fortran Compiler, Microsoft Visual Studio, NAG, PathScale, PGI compiler, and Sun Studio.[2]

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ACML has a proprietary license. The library is distributed in binary form free of charge, but cannot be freely redistributed.[3]


  1. ^ "AMD Core Math Library (ACML)". AMD. April 20, 2005. Archived from the original on 2007-05-21. Retrieved 2007-06-01. 
  2. ^ "ACML Downloads & Resources". AMD. Archived from the original on 17 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-24. 
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