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Intel Advanced Encryption Standard Instructions and TrueCrypt*

In this blog I will examine how software AES and Intel AES-NI (hardware accelerator) in TrueCrypt* affect performance and power in a mobile platform.

Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 02/04/2019 - 10:40
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Processing Arrays of Bits with Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (Intel® AVX2)

It is only a few weeks until you will get a chance to get your hands on the 4th Generation Intel® Core&tm; Processor Family

Authored by Thomas Willhalm (Intel) Last updated on 03/10/2019 - 22:08
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Power Management: Policy? We don’t need no stinking policy!+

Yep. Here is another blog series from yours truly. Unfortunately, it will delay my long awaited – at least by me – discussion on measuring power.

Here is a rough outline for the blogs:

Authored by Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:08
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Power Management: So what is this policy thing?

Unlike a lot of previous recent blogs, this series is about power management in general. At the very end of the series, I’ll write specifically about the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor.

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Power Management Policy: You Mean There’s More Than One?

Power management policy has evolved over the years.

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Power Management Policy: Summary and Future Policies

How about the future? Have we reached the pinnacle of power management?

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Elusive Algorithms - Parallel Scan

Last month there was a query on the IDZ MIC forum "how to perform inclusive scan in C cilk" in which my initial reply was:

Authored by jimdempseyatthecove (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10