Alenka - SQL-like language for GPUs

Topics: General
Jun 6, 2011 at 9:24 PM

Just FYI: ran across this on

Alenka is a columnar SQL-like language for data processing on CUDA hardware. Alenka uses vector based processing to perform SQL operations like joins, groups and sorts. The program is capable of processing very large data sets that do not fit into GPU or host memory: such sets are partitioned into pieces and processed separately. Get it here:

Dec 7, 2011 at 5:07 PM

Interesting, this is definitely a good trend. And with Roslyn on the horizon I suppose there are going to be many more such tools!