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Choosing between OpenMP* and Explicit Threading Methods

OpenMP provides a powerful, portable, and simple means of threading applications. In some cases, however, developers should choose the flexibility of native threading APIs. The guidelines in this article help to identify whether OpenMP is an appropriate choice for a given situation.
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Combining Linux* Message Passing and Threading in High Performance Computing

An article addressing thread and task parallelism. This article can be used to optimize framework methodology. Written by Andrew Binstock--Principal Analyst at Pacific Data Works LLC and lead author of "Practical Algorithms for Programmers."
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Basic OpenMP Threading Overhead

Introduction

You have existing code and you want to thread it so it runs best on a multicore system. What do you need to know to get started?

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Performance Obstacles for Threading: How do they affect OpenMP code?

by Paul Lindberg

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32 OpenMP traps for C++ developers

The article contains description of a number of errors, which lead to incorrect behavior of parallel programs created with OpenMP.
Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:18
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OpenMP und inkrementelle Parallelisierung - (article in german)

In diesem Artikel wird der inkrementelle OpenMP Ansatz zur Parallelisierung von sequentiellen Programmen vorgestellt. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf der praktischen Darstellung von einfachen Programmbeispielen und nicht auf der Vollständigkeit der Beschreibung
Authored by admin Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:00
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An unsuccessful attempt to compare PVS-Studio (VivaMP) and Intel C/C++ ("Parallel Lint")

Absence of sufficient information about "Parallel Lint" restrained the author's abilities and the article turned out to be just a preliminary variant of the comparison.
Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 13:07
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Automatic Parallelization with Intel® Compilers

With automatic parallelization, the compiler detects loops that can be safely and efficiently executed in parallel and generates multithreaded code.
Authored by admin Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 21:33
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OpenMP* and the Intel® IPP Library

How to configure OpenMP in the Intel IPP library to maximize multi-threaded performance of the Intel IPP primitives.
Authored by Last updated on 07/31/2019 - 14:30
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90 errors in open-source projects

There are actually 91 errors described in the article, but number 90 looks nicer in the title. The article is intended for C/C++ programmers, but developers working with other languages may also find it interesting.
Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/20/2019 - 22:51