An intro to modern OpenGL. Table of Contents. APRON TUTORIALS OPENGL. Www.khronos.org/files/opengl42-quick-reference-card.pdf. OpenGL - The Industry. OpenGL® is the most widely adopted 2D and 3D graphics API in the industry, bringing thousands of applications to a wide variety of computer platforms.
It is window-system and operating-system independent as well as network-transparent. OpenGL enables developers of software for PC, workstation, and supercomputing hardware to create high-performance, visually compelling graphics software applications, in markets such as CAD, content creation, energy, entertainment, game development, manufacturing, medical, and virtual reality. OpenGL - The Industry Standard for High Performance Graphics.