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2015 Intel® Level Up Game Dev Contest – And the Winners Are:

August 16, 2015 | 0 comments

The Intel® Level Up contest winners amaze and inspire us every year, and this year’s winners have done it again! Computer game genres are heavily blurred as the winning entries also include a 2D point-and-click horror adventure, a shooter/musical/puzzle mix, and not one but two shooter/tower...

Intel’s Big Data Solutions Team Goes Open Source

August 14, 2015 | 0 comments

Starting today, the Big Data Solutions engineering team at Intel is excited to announce a move from developing almost exclusively internally to doing the majority of our development, documentation and issue tracking in public repositories on

All About GearPump, the Real-Time Big Data Streaming Engine Behind Intel®’s Latest Open Source Projects

August 14, 2015 | 0 comments

GearPump was created at Intel®, growing out of real time streaming engine requirement that we wanted to compliment Apache Hadoop* with. At the time GearPump started (June 2014) Spark and other frameworks like Flink were just beginning to get popular. There was also a growing consensus amongst a...

Three Attributes of the Discovery Peak Platform Have My Data Scientist Blood Pumping

August 14, 2015 | 0 comments

This new platform code-name Discovery Peak frees me from those dependencies by exposing a highly flexible set of interfaces that I can use to access data sources and analysis tools. Most of the tools I need, such as an iPython or R interface, message queues, data stores and machine learning...

Building More Valuable Solutions as App Deployment, Data and Analytics Come Together

August 14, 2015 | 0 comments

Intel® this week has open-sourced a trusted analytics platform codenamed “Discovery Peak”, which aims to deliver a broad set of features to developers. Building apps on top of “Discovery Peak” will ensure apps can scale, be secured, be rapidly re-staged and easily incorporate a multitude of...

Connecting Intel® RealSense™ 3D Camera With the Intel® Edison - JavaScript

August 13, 2015 | 0 comments

With the Intel® RealSense™ 3D Cameras and SDK, we can create applications that can perform gesture detection, facial analysis, background segmentation, voice recognition, voice synthesis, and more. With the Intel® Edison platform IoT developer can build prototypes that gather sensor information or...

Meshcentral - Now with integrated Manageabiltiy Commander Web Edition

August 13, 2015 | 0 comments

The new Manageability Commander code base offers many benefits. For example, the hardware KVM feature in Meshcentral used to not support compression, and so, was very slow. The new viewer supports full ZRLE8 and ZRLE16 tile compression allowing for much better KVM performance over the Internet. All...

This Year’s IDF: Developed By You

August 13, 2015 | 0 comments

Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel®, outlines this year's annual Developer Forum and the advances in technology that you can expect to be a part of it.

An example to quickly solve performance issue in OpenMP* program by using VTune Amplifier’s results

August 12, 2015 | 0 comments

If you compile and run your OpenMP* code with Intel Compiler 13.1 Update 2 or later, use advanced-hotspots from VTune(TM) Amplifier XE 2015 Update 4 to get important metrics, they can be categorized into "Serial Time" and "Parallel Region Time". Also “OpenMP Potential Gain” is provided to let you...

Code Modernization Launch at ISC

August 10, 2015 | 0 comments

Check out the video interview with Scott Apeland (Director, Intel Developer Programs) about the launch of the Intel® Modern Code Developer Community at ISC in Frankfurt, Germany.