IA-32 Architecture, Intel® 64, and IA-64 Architecture running Linux*, Windows*, HP-UX*, and macOS*
Using Multithreaded Libraries to Maximize Performance for Digital Media Apps - Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel® IPP) is an extensive library of multi-core-ready, highly optimized so
Ray-tracing is a classic example of an embarrassingly parallel algorithm; since each pixel is typically independent of the rest, theoretically every pixel can be done in parallel (given enough core
The N-Body problem is a classic example used frequently to demonstrate parallelization and how it improves performance.
I've got a great wife. For my birthday she got me a copy of the newly updated Introduction to Algorithms, 3rd ed. by Cormen, Leiserson, Rivest, and Stein.