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Parallel Universe.

Happy Parallel Computing

Henry Gabb chats with us about the next wave in FPGA programming, more programming tools and languages, and the rise of autonomous driving all covered in the latest issue of Parallel Universe.

OpenStack Swift

Optimizing OpenStack* Swift* Performance with PyPy*

Achieve optimal OpenStack* Swift* performance using a just-in-time (JIT) Python* interpreter called the PyPy* JIT.

Intel® Omni-Path Architecture

Configure Virtual Fabrics in Intel® Omni-Path Architecture

Virtual fabrics are multiple network applications running on the same fabric at the same time with limited interference. Learn to configure virtual fabrics with the Intel® Omni-Path Architecture Fabric Manager.

Firewall Blocks

Best Known Methods: Firewall Blocks MPI Communication among Nodes

Firewalls can block blocking the Message Passing Interface (MPI) communication among many machines. Learn three methods to allow communication among the nodes.

Running NAMD

Recipe: Building NAMD on Intel® Xeon® and Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processors

Use this step-by-step process to achieve better performance when running NAMD (scalable molecular dynamics code) on the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor and Intel® Xeon® processor family.

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.