Posts by Ashley Smith


About Ashley Smith

Ashley Smith is a Leading Applications Engineer at Imagination and works on creating graphics demos for PowerVR. Previously having worked in the games industry, he enjoys graphics, programming and working on any new technology that comes through the doors of Imagination. Outside of work he enjoys learning Japanese and tinkering with electronics.

Vulkan™ is a next-generation, high-performance graphics and compute API developed by the Khronos Group. Previously known as glNext, Vulkan has been designed to address some of the shortcomings of the original OpenGL® API which was introduced 22 years ago. Here is a summary of Vulkan extracted from the official press release: Ground-up redesign of the API: enables high-efficiency access to … Continued

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