(This work was done by Vivek Lingegowda during his internship at Intel.)
After applying a new technology (a new processor, a hardware accelerator, a new instruction, etc) besides measuring the immediate performance delta one requires a method to verify that this technol
This is part of a series of blogs on Embree, a collection of high performance ray tracing kernels. Embree has been released open source since version 1.0.
Tim Mattson (Intel) has authored an extensive series of excellent videos as in introduction to OpenMP*.