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Vectorization Series, Part 3 - What are the Benefits?

This will be the final post in my planned short vectorization series. Although I reserve the right to post more on vectorization in the future!

Authored by Shannon Cepeda (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:56
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Vectorization Series, Part 2- Who Can Use It?

In my last blog, I introduced the concept of vectorization, which is parallelism across data elements in a regi

Authored by Shannon Cepeda (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:16
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Minimize frustration and maximize tuning effort with Amdahl's Law

I recently had a question from a customer who had introduced a succesful optimization to a hot function in his application, but did not see as much improvement in the overall application as he expe

Authored by Shannon Cepeda (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:51
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Parallel Universe Magazine #12: Advanced Vectorization

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

Authored by Last updated on 07/03/2019 - 20:08
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OpenMP* 4.0 may offer important solutions for targeting and vectorization

The upcoming OpenMP 4.0 will be discussed at SC12, and there wil

Authored by James R. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 05/28/2018 - 18:28
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The New Parallel Universe Magazine is Out: All About Vectorization

Parallel Universe is Intel's quarterly magazine that explores inroads and innovations in software development. The new issue takes a deep dive into the subject of vectorization and what it can do for you. Our first feature article looks at the SIMD directives for explicit vector programming now available in OpenMP. The second article walks you through Vectorization Advisor, a new tool in the...
Authored by Sally Sams (Intel) Last updated on 12/31/2018 - 15:00
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Three Pieces of Advice for Code Modernization Success

What three code modernization techniques would I suggest to help a programmer improve the execution performance of her code? With too many specific things to choose from, these are three recommendations for any programmer anywhere and anytime.
Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:08
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What is Thread Parallelism, and How Do I Put It to Use?

An Intro to Multi-Level Parallelism for High-Performance Computing by Clay Breshears | Life Sciences Software Architect, Intel
Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:08
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Five Big Insights from the Student Winner of the Intel® Modern Code Developer Challenge

As Shared by Mathieu Gravey, Grand-Prize Winner of the Intel Modern Code Developer Challenge
Authored by Mathieu Gravey Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:08
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Can You Write a Vectorized Reduction Operation?

I can. And if you read this post you will also be able to write one, too. (Might be a cool party trick or a sucker bet to make a little cash.)
Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:08