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Parallel Universe Magazine #12: Advanced Vectorization

This blog contains additional content for the article "Advanced Vectorization" from Parallel Universe #12:

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Is it time to replace the TOP 500 list?

A new TOP500 list was released at SC12. Is this one-dimensional benchmark still relevant in today's diverse HPC fields of computation?
Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Benign Data Races: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The peril of data races. Shows how even the most innocent ones can break badly.
Authored by Dmitry Vyukov Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:06
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Fun with Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions

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

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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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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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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
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Modernizing Software with Future-Proof Code Optimizations

by Henry A. Gabb, Sr. Principal Engineer, Intel Software and Services Group

Authored by Henry Gabb (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10