OpenACC Highlights: July 2021
Jul. 29, 2021

Stay up-to-date on the latest news, events and resources for the OpenACC community. This month’s highlights covers the upcoming OpenACC Summit 2021, PEARC21, GPU vs. CPU, Kokkos training, upcoming GPU Hackathons and Bootcamps, and new resources!
In this issue:

  1. OpenACC Monthly Highlights: July 2021 
  2. What is OpenACC? 
  3. OpenACC Growing Momentum: Wide Adoption Across Key HPC Codes
  4. OpenACC Summit 2021
  5. Upcoming Events
  6. PEARC21 Panel Reviews 8 New NSF-Funded Systems Debuting in 2021
  7. Speed vs. Precision: GPU vs. CPU
  8. OLCF Training Event: Kokkos Training
  9. Codeplay Awarded Contract to Strengthen SYCL Support
  10. Paper: Refactoring the MPS/University of Chicago Radiative MHD(MURaM) Model for GPU/CPU Performance Portability Using OpenACC Directives
  11. Website: 
  12. Become a GPU Hackathon Mentor
  13. Join the OpenACC Community
  14. Learn more at