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This is the first public review draft of the 64-bit ELF V2 ABI Specification, a document created and maintained and approved by the System Software Workgroup for publication. The ABI (application binary interface) specification provides the definitions for the machine interface and inter-object interfaces for the...

This is the FINAL version of the Power Vector Intrinsic Programming Reference specification version 1.0.0_final. The purpose of this document is to provide a guide for vector programming on OpenPOWER systems, with an emphasis on examples of best practices. It further provides a reference for intrinsics...

The purpose of the POWER ISA - OpenPOWER Profile Compliance Test Harness and Test Suite (TH/TS) Specification, Revision 2.0 is to provide the test suite requirements to be able to demonstrate OpenPOWER ISA Profile, Revision 2.0 compliance for POWER9 systems. The input to this specification...

The purpose of this document is to describe how to enable a new customer card to support CAPI SNAP framework. SNAP is a open-source programming framework for FPGA Accelerations. Its homepage is https://github.com/open-power/snap. With it, you can develop accelerators with CAPI technology easily. This document describes...

The purpose of the OpenPOWER Architecture Compliance Definition document is to give a consistent approach to compliance under the guidance of the Compliance Work Group. It contains the following: • Document the OpenPOWER specifications that contain the interfaces that are required to be OpenPOWER compliant • Document...

The OpenCAPI Power Platform Architecture (OPPA) defines an accelerator interface structure for coherently attaching accelerators to the IBM Power Systems™ using an OpenCAPI Physical Link. The intent is to allow implementation of a wide range of accelerators to optimally address many different market segments. The...