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Fun with Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions

By now, many of you have heard of Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX).

Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:00
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Applying Intel® Threading Building Blocks Observers for Thread Affinity on Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessors

In spite of the fact that the Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB) library [1] [2] provides high-level task based parallelism intended to hide sof

Authored by Alex (Intel) Last updated on 08/01/2019 - 09:30
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How Intel® AVX Improves Performance on Server Application

The latest Intel® Xeon® processor E7 v2 family includes a feature called Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (Intel® AVX), which can potentially improve application performance.

Authored by Thai Le (Intel) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 13:10
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Optimized Pseudo Random Number Generators with AVX2

Intel® Math Kernel Library includes powerful and versatile random number generators that have been optimized to take full advantage of Intel

Authored by gaston-hillar (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Optimizing Big Data processing with Haswell 256-bit Integer SIMD instructions

Big Data requires processing huge amounts of data. Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (aka AVX2) promoted most Intel AVX 128-bits integer SIMD instruction sets to 256-bits.

Authored by gaston-hillar (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Improving MPI Communication between the Intel® Xeon® Host and Intel® Xeon Phi™

MPI Symmetric Mode is widely used in systems equipped with Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors.

Authored by Nguyen, Loc Q (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10
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Reduce Boilerplate Code in Parallelized Loops with C++11 Lambda Expressions

Parallelize loops with Intel® Threading Building Blocks using Intel® C++ Compiler for lambda expressions.
Authored by gaston-hillar (Blackbelt) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:00
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Celebrating a Decade of Parallel Programming with Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB)

This year marks the tenth anniversary of Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB).

Authored by Sharmila C. (Intel) Last updated on 08/01/2019 - 09:30