I'm beginning a new project and want to make sure I do not paint myself into a corner so far as software availability/compatibility is concerned. I have a couple specific questions for the new APP SDK which for clarity sake I will include in bullet format below.
1) Release date is yet to be finalized so, can not specify any exact timeline. However, it is expected to be released in this quarter (may be later part).
2) No. OpenCL 2.0 C++ bindings is not going to be supported in this version.
3) No. OpenCL 2.1 is still provisional spec. and don't have any supported driver yet, so, this APP SDK version is not expected to support OpenCL 2.1.
4) APP SDK 3.0 GA validation includes Visual Studio 2010, 2012 and 2013. VS 2015 support is not yet there. May be included in future releases.