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Some Performance Advantages of Using a Task-Based Parallelism Model

As part of my focus on software performance, I also support and consult on implementing scalable parallelism in applications.

Authored by Shannon Cepeda (Blackbelt) Last updated on 02/04/2019 - 10:40
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Fortran is more popular than ever; Intel makes it FAST

Just this past week, a senior radio telescope astronomer told me about the shift from C++ back to Fortran in his corner of the world. It is all about efficiency.

Authored by James R. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:00
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Graduate Intern at Intel - Parallel Ray-Tracing

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

Authored by Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:37
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Graduate Intern at Intel - Parallel N-Body

The N-Body problem is a classic example used frequently to demonstrate parallelization and how it improves performance.

Authored by Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:46
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Tasks or Software Threads?

Most modern threading platforms are already offering task based programming models.

Authored by gaston-hillar (Blackbelt) Last updated on 02/12/2019 - 13:53
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Threading and the Intel® IPP Library – part 3 of 3

OpenMP Threading and Intel IPP

Authored by Paul F. (Intel) Last updated on 07/31/2019 - 15:50
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Threading and the Intel® IPP Library – part 2 of 3

Threading Choices for Your Intel IPP Application

Authored by Paul F. (Intel) Last updated on 07/31/2019 - 15:50
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Threading and the Intel® IPP Library - part 1 of 3

Introduction to Threading in IPP

Authored by Last updated on 07/31/2019 - 15:50
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CLRS III: Extension of the Threads

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.

Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 02/12/2019 - 13:54
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Porting OpenMP SPEC benchmarks to TBB.

Greetings, everyone! I would like to share my experience in porting OpenMP applications to the Threading Building Blocks library.

Authored by Alexey Murashov (Intel) Last updated on 08/01/2019 - 09:30