Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel® IPP) Preview 2013 December Release Notes
Asynchronous C/C++

This document provides a general summary of features and important notes about the Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel® IPP) Asynchronous C/C++ library.

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System Requirements

Hardware

Software:

Graphics Drivers:

The following versions of drivers are tested on the supported platforms:

Driver Version

Supported Intel® Graphics Series

9.18.10.3257

4000/2500, 4000 series and 5000 series

9.17.10.32233000/2000
9.18.10.31654000/2500, 4000 series and 5000 series
9.18.10.30714000/2500, 4000 series and 5000 series
9.17.10.3062 3000/2000
9.17.10.29323000/2000, 4000/2500

What's New in This Release

  1. Added the following new features:
  2. Added optical flow example

What's Fixed and Improved in This Release

  1. Fixed issues:
  2. Improved performance:

Limitations

The hardware and software limitations are listed below:

Known Issues

The known issues in this release are listed below:

Third Party Licenses

OpenCV

OpenCV is only used in sample code.

Source code is available at http://sourceforge.net/projects/opencvlibrary/files/opencv-win/1.0/.

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