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The JITter Conundrum - Just in Time for Your Traffic Jam

In interpreted languages, it just takes longer to get stuff done - I earlier gave the example where the Python source code a = b + c would result in a BINARY_ADD byte code which takes 78 machine instructions to do the add, but it's a single native ADD instruction if run in compiled language like C or C++. How can we speed this up? Or as the performance expert would say, how do I decrease...
Authored by David S. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 20:00
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Intel® Media Server Studio HEVC Codec Scores Fast Transcoding Title

Moscow State University (MSU) recently released its 2015 HEVC/H.265 Video Codec Comparison report with Intel® Media Server Studio’s HEVC codec showing significant competitive advantages in the Fast Transcoding category. For more details about these insights and other comparisons in the study, download the MSU 2015 HEVC/H.265 Video Codecs Comparison. (Both free and paid Pro versions are available.)
Authored by Sally Sams (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 20:30
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Doubling the Performance of OpenStack Swift with No Code Changes

My current gig is mostly about performance. I manage a group of software engineers dedicated to the languages becoming really important to the cloud and the datacenter.

Authored by David S. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10
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2017: A Summer of Consensus

Authored by Rick Echevarria (Intel) Last updated on 04/17/2018 - 15:58
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Using Clear Linux* for Teaching Virtual Platforms

For Simics® 

Authored by Engblom, Jakob (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2019 - 06:09