Can Advisor help me thread my code… even if I use Templates?

Authored by Jackson M (Intel)

Often I find that template programming in C++ can help me create concise and extensible code quickly and easily.

Last updated on 08/08/2013 - 14:59

FileSystem as a synchronization infrastructure

Authored by Asaf Shelly

A long time ago, ages in computer years, storage devices were introduced to the systems. These devices allowed non-volatile storage for computer system even when the computer is unplugged.

Last updated on 08/09/2013 - 16:23

Locks Are Bad!!!

Authored by Asaf Shelly

Students are tought to use Locks such as MUTEXs and Critical Sections. We are also told that a MUTEX is a type of Semaphore.

Last updated on 08/09/2013 - 16:24

CPU Auxiliary Cores

Authored by Asaf Shelly

If you had ever attended my lectures then you already know that parallel computing is not an add-on or a library that we use. It goes much deeper into the system design and architecture.

Last updated on 08/09/2013 - 16:25

Intel's Parallel SDK - a positive approach

Authored by Asaf Shelly

The world of computers started with machine language and Assembly. Then we got languages like C with power focus of Library Functions. The appearance of C Run-time Libraries (a.k.a.

Last updated on 08/09/2013 - 16:25

Is DOS the ideal parallel environment - Part IV

Authored by Asaf Shelly

This is the fourth and last part of this article. Previous parts surveyed Windows User Mode and UNIX.

Last updated on 08/06/2013 - 08:42

Is DOS the ideal parallel environment - Part III

Authored by Asaf Shelly

Part 2 of this article talked about the parallel design of the UNIX operating system that was high

Last updated on 08/06/2013 - 08:42

Ultrabook Part 2: Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE 2011 with Windows 8* and Visual Studio* 2012 RC

Authored by Jules Alfani (Intel)

As I continue to explore different Ultrabook capabilities, in this blog I decided to look into a powerful threading and performance optimization tool for C/C++, .NET, and FORTRAN developers who nee

Last updated on 09/06/2013 - 18:26

Ways to Speed up your Cloud Environment and Workload Performance on Intel® Architecture

Authored by Thai Le (Intel)

Setting up a cloud environment is complicated, and it involves multiple elements such as database, network infrastructure, security, etc., (depending on the need).  How do you increase the p

Last updated on 09/06/2013 - 18:26