Advanced Computer Concepts For The (Not So) Common Chef: Terminology Pt 1

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

Before we start, I will use the next two blogs to clear up some terminology. If you are familiar with these concepts, I give you permission to jump to the next section.

Last updated on 03/24/2015 - 18:03

Advanced Computer Concepts for The (Not So) Common Chef: First Some Terminology Part 2

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

OF COURSE, I KNOW WHAT A THREAD IS….DON’T I?

Now that we know what a core is, let’s dive into another source of confusion.

Last updated on 04/14/2015 - 16:15

Advanced Computer Concepts For The (Not So) Common Chef: Introduction

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

While talking to a very intelligent but non-engineer colleague, I found myself needing to explain the threading and other components of the Intel® Xeon Phi™ ⅹ100 and ⅹ200 architectures.

Last updated on 03/24/2015 - 18:02

Parallel Studio XE 2013 is here

Authored by James Reinders (Intel)

Today we announced Parallel Studio XE 2013 (available immediately) and

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

The Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor: What is it and why should I care? Part 2: Getting even more parallelism

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

TITLE: “The Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor: What is it and why should I care?”

PART 2: “Getting even more parallelism”

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

Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor Power Management Part 1: P-States, Reducing power consumption without impacting performance

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

Right up front, I am going to tell you that P-states are irrelevant, meaning they will not impact the performance of your HPC application.

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

Sanity Check: Statistical Validity of Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE Results.

Authored by Sumedh Naik (Intel)

I recently came across a post on the Intel® Many Integrated Core Architecture (Intel MIC Architecture) forum wherein the developer was expecting a certain count for a hardware event but this count

Last updated on 08/13/2013 - 11:18