This blog contains additional content for the article "Advanced Vectorization" from Parallel Universe #12:
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.
This year marks the tenth anniversary of Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB).
by Henry A. Gabb, Sr. Principal Engineer, Intel Software and Services Group