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C4W (CodeForWomen) in Córdoba, Argentina

June 11, 2015 | 0 comments

June 4th Intel Argentina organized and executed the first developer event 100% dedicated to women in Argentina. This event was the kick-off of a series of technical training consisting of 10 Android* technical classes of 4 hours each that will start on Q3 and also our first experience on event of...

Advanced Computer Concepts for the (Not So) Common Chef: Memory Hierarchy: Of Registers, Cache & Memory

June 11, 2015 | 0 comments

After introducing this series of blogs, we established some basic processor and threading terminology.

Three Ways to Build DPDK 2.0.0 with Open vSwitch

June 10, 2015 | 0 comments

SDK Setup Script One of the best method to build the DPDK package is to use DPDK's tools/setup.sh script. Use the following steps after running the setup.sh script:                    - Press [9] to compile the package                    - Press [12] to install the driver                    -...

Webinar: Apache Spark* and Big Data Analytics: Solving Real-World Problems

June 10, 2015 | 0 comments

Big Data analysis is having an impact on every industry today. Industry leaders are capitalizing on these new business insights to drive competitive advantage. Apache Hadoop* is the most common Big Data framework, but the technology is evolving rapidly – and one of the latest innovations is Apache ...

Don’t make these 4 common developer mistakes

June 10, 2015 | 2 comments

Don’t make these 4 common developer mistakes After hours of coding, countless sleepless nights, a lot of excitement and maybe a little frustration, you’re finally ready to release your app. After a few weeks, you realise it’s not performing as well as you’d hoped it would – only a few people have...

Adventures in Design Thinking

June 9, 2015 | 0 comments

One of the exciting things happening at Intel these days is our increased focus on user experiences. As a technology company, weaving UX into our culture has required new ways of thinking, innovating, and collaborating—particularly with software developers, since software plays a major role in...

Building vhost-user For OVS Today Using DPDK 2.0.0

June 9, 2015 | 2 comments

UPDATE:  16 June 2015 - The vhost-user patch was accepted and committed  no longer requiring the pre-commit patch be included with the helper script.

June 2015 Hardware Seeding Contest - Win one of 10 Android Tablets

June 8, 2015 | 0 comments

This month’s hardware seeding contest is for one of ten (10) Acer Iconia Tab 8 (model A1-840FHD) Android tablets with a quad core Intel® Atom™ Z3745 processor. That means ten game devs will walk away with one each! These tablets have a 1900x1200 8" screen, 2GB of RAM, and are fully 64-bit capable....

The compiler is to blame for everything

June 4, 2015 | 5 comments

Many programmers are very fond of blaming the compiler for different errors. Let's talk about it.

Use VTune™ Amplifier XE 2015 to analyze MPI Hybrid code

June 3, 2015 | 0 comments

Traditional OpenMP* is a fork-join parallel programming technology. First, program runs with a single master thread which is serial code, later, master thread assigns sub-tasks on created multiple threads where are in parallel region, master thread waits until all threads complete sub-tasks to meet...