The Best of Modern Code | July 2018

BigDL on Apache*

The Parallel Universe Issue #33: What’s the Big Deal about BigDL?

Read an update on deep learning and Apache* Spark along with articles on Code Modernization, Computer Vision and more in the latest issue of the Parallel Universe.


Big Data Processing

Accelerate Big Data Processing with High-Performance Computing Technologies

In this talk from the HPC Developer conference, we provide case studies and explore the benefits of designs for several Apache Hadoop*, Apache Spark*, and Memcached components. Learn more about high-performance interconnects, storage systems, and multicore platforms.


  The End is Nigh

The New Standards for FORTRAN

Learn about technical updates to the draft of the new FORTRAN 2018 Standard.


Math Kernel Library

Intel® Math Kernel Library (Intel® MKL) 2019 Beta System Requirements

Review the list of supported operating systems, compilers, and validations for the 2019 beta version of the Intel® Math Kernel Library.


High Performance

Recipe: Build NAMD on Intel® Xeon® and Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processors on a Single Node

Achieve better performance by using the supplied code to build and run NAMD (scalable molecular dynamics code) on the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor and Intel® Xeon® processor E5 family.

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