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Vitis Unified Software Platform Documentation: Application Acceleration Development (UG1393)

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2020.2 English

The Vitis™ core development kit supports heterogeneous computing using the industry standard OpenCL™ framework ( The host program executes on the processor (x86 or Arm® ) and offloads compute intensive tasks through Xilinx Runtime (XRT) to execute on a hardware kernel running on programmable logic (PL) using the OpenCL programming paradigm.