Remote Displays SDK

Version: 1.0 (Previously Released) Date: 3/1/2017

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Detailed Description


Remote Displays SDK provides API interfaces for low latency capture, compression, and configuration of remote displays on Intel® Xeon® Processor E3 v5 Family with Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics.

Improve user experience by offloading CPU-intensive encoding to Intel Iris Pro HW encoder for smoother video playback, capture and compresses desktop or full-screen applications running on Windows 7*, 8*, and Windows® 10.

VDI desktop powered by Intel Iris Pro Graphics can leverage high resolution, multi monitor virtual desktops with improved server scalability and user density.


About this download

  • IRD_SDK_v1.0.exe - This release includes a run time DLL that enables Citrix XenDesktop*/XenApp* 7.13 release with hardware encoding on VDAs for desktop and server operating systems.

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