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New book: Multithreading for Visual Effects
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 04.08.2014 0
Several authors from DreamWorks Animation, Pixar, Side Effects, AMD and Intel got together to write a book based on the Siggraph 2013 course on Multithreading in Visual Effects. The material in the book is greatly expanded and updated from the course material, and includes an additional chapter on …
Additional AVX-512 instructions
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 17.07.2014 1
Additional Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512) The Intel® Architecture Instruction Set Extensions Programming Reference includes the definition of additional Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512) instructions. As I discussed in my first blog about Intel® AVX-51…
Structured Parallel Programming: Tutorial (materials posted) and Discounts
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 17.11.2013 1
We taught a one day tutorial at Supercomputing 2013 (in Denver) on Sunday November 17, 2013 based on the principles in the book. The presentation material we used is available here.  Also, now during November 2013, the book is available with free shipping as part of an the Supercomputing confe…
Intel Parallel Computing Centers
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 22.10.2013 0
I'm excited by our announcement today of Intel® Parallel Computing Centers.  The first five centers will be located at CINECA, Purdue University, Texas Advanced Computing Center at the University of Texas (TACC), The University of Tennessee, and Zuse Institut Berlin (ZIB). There are still opportuni…
Processor Tracing
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 18.09.2013 1
Intel® Processor Trace (Intel® PT) is an exciting new feature coming in future processors that can be enormously helpful in debugging because it will expose an accurate and detailed trace of activity with triggering and filtering capabilities to help with isolating the tracing that matters. We rele…
Posted notes from "Multithreading and VFX" SIGGRAPH class
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 25.07.2013 0
We taught a class on "Multithreading and VFX" on July 24 at SIGGRAPH 2013. All course notes are now online at http://www.multithreadingandvfx.org/course_notes/ - useful even if you were not there! Wonderful group of presenters to work with (in order of presentation in our class): James Reinders, In…
AVX-512 instructions
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 23.07.2013 15
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512) The latest Intel® Architecture Instruction Set Extensions Programming Reference includes the definition of Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512) instructions. These instructions represent a significant leap to 512-bit SIMD sup…
Figures/Tables for presentations from Xeon Phi Book
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 18.07.2013 0
The figures, tables, drawings, etc. used in our book can be downloaded from the book's website. We appreciate attribution, but there are no restrictions on use in educational material (presentations)! Suggestion attribution: (c) 2013 Jim Jeffers and James Reinders, used with permission.        
Code Examples from Xeon Phi Book
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 01.05.2013 0
The code used in examples (Chapters 2-4) in our book can be downloaded from the book's website. We appreciate attribution, but there are no restrictions on use of the code - please use and enjoy! You can use the step by step instructions in the book or if you prefer we've included a Makefile for ea…
Free Intel C++ Compilers for Students, and related parallel programming tools.
Von James Reinders (Intel) Veröffentlicht am 03.01.2013 0
I came across this offer - and thought it worth passing along... Students at degree-granting institutions are eligible for free Intel C++ tools (and discounts on Fortran tools.) Linux, Windows and Mac OS versions available. These are serious tools to achieving high performance results with C++ prog…