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Choosing between OpenMP* and Explicit Threading Methods

OpenMP provides a powerful, portable, and simple means of threading applications. In some cases, however, developers should choose the flexibility of native threading APIs. The guidelines in this article help to identify whether OpenMP is an appropriate choice for a given situation.
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Basic OpenMP Threading Overhead

Introduction

You have existing code and you want to thread it so it runs best on a multicore system. What do you need to know to get started?

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Performance Obstacles for Threading: How do they affect OpenMP code?

by Paul Lindberg

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32 OpenMP traps for C++ developers

The article contains description of a number of errors, which lead to incorrect behavior of parallel programs created with OpenMP.
Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:18
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OMP: Error #15: Initializing libguide.lib, but found libguide40.dll already initialized.

Linker error generated when different parts of a program try to link both the static and dynamic versions of the OpenMP runtime. The solution is to expilcitly call out either a dynamic or static link.
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OpenMP und inkrementelle Parallelisierung - (article in german)

In diesem Artikel wird der inkrementelle OpenMP Ansatz zur Parallelisierung von sequentiellen Programmen vorgestellt. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf der praktischen Darstellung von einfachen Programmbeispielen und nicht auf der Vollständigkeit der Beschreibung
Authored by admin Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:00
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Intel® Professional Edition Compilers 11.1 Fixes List

This page lists fixes that have been made in Intel Professional Edition Compilers 11.1.
Authored by Elizabeth S (Intel) Last updated on 05/25/2018 - 15:30
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An unsuccessful attempt to compare PVS-Studio (VivaMP) and Intel C/C++ ("Parallel Lint")

Absence of sufficient information about "Parallel Lint" restrained the author's abilities and the article turned out to be just a preliminary variant of the comparison.
Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 13:07
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Automatic Parallelization with Intel® Compilers

With automatic parallelization, the compiler detects loops that can be safely and efficiently executed in parallel and generates multithreaded code.
Authored by admin Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 21:33
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OpenMP* and the Intel® IPP Library

How to configure OpenMP in the Intel IPP library to maximize multi-threaded performance of the Intel IPP primitives.
Authored by Last updated on 07/31/2019 - 14:30