The C++ AMP book by Kate Gregory and Ade Miller is now in print and available online and in good bookstores! It is a great place to start if you’re looking to get up and running with C++ AMP.
You can read a preview and buy the book on both the Amazon.com (paper and Kindle versions) and the O’Reilly web site (DRM free eBook, PDF and paper versions). You can also read it through Safari Books online. The source code for the samples and case studies is on CodePlex. Further details of the book can be found below.
Capitalize on the faster GPU processors in today’s computers with the C++ AMP code library—and bring massive parallelism to your project. With this practical book, experienced C++ developers will learn parallel programming fundamentals with C++ AMP through detailed examples, code snippets, and case studies. Learn the advantages of parallelism and get best practices for harnessing this library in your applications.
Discover how to:
Foreword Introduction Chapter 1 Overview and C++ AMP Approach Chapter 2 NBody Case Study Chapter 3 C++ AMP Fundamentals Chapter 4 Tiling Chapter 5 Tiled NBody Case Study Chapter 6 Debugging Chapter 7 Optimization Chapter 8 Performance Case Study—Reduction Chapter 9 Working with Multiple Accelerators Chapter 10 Cartoonizer Case Study Chapter 11 Graphics Interop Chapter 12 Tips, Tricks, and Best Practices Appendix Other Resources