Multicore NZ is an ecosystem. New Zealand has the potential to become a global hub on parallel programming and software for multicore and manycore systems. Erdödy Consultancy Limited was commissioned by the University of Otago and New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) to prepare a report on how Multicore Computing Systems could be the foundation of a new software industry in New Zealand. The report was the result of six months of research in 2008, including a visit to corporations in Japan.
Open Parallel was founded in 2010 and follows strategies and recommendations from the report