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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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Power Configuration Part 0: Introduction: Yikes, there is a lot that is not documented

I was hoping to write a brief two part overview of how to configure the various power settings for the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor.

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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BKMs on the use of the SIMD directive

We had an ask from one of the various "Birds of a Feather" meetings Intel® holds at venues such as at the Super Computing* (SC) and International Super Computing* (ISC) conferences.

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Optimizing Big Data processing with Haswell 256-bit Integer SIMD instructions

Big Data requires processing huge amounts of data. Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (aka AVX2) promoted most Intel AVX 128-bits integer SIMD instruction sets to 256-bits.

Authored by gaston-hillar (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Free Online Training on Parallel Programming and Optimization

The Colfax Hands On Workshop (HOW) training series is an integral part of the Intel Modern Code Developer program which supports developers in leveraging application performance in code through a systematic optimization methodology. Attendees of these workshops may receive a certificate of completion. The certificate states the Fundamental level of accomplishment in the Parallel Programming Track...
Authored by Mike P. (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10
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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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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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Vectorized Reduction 2: Let the Compiler do that Voodoo that it do so well

As I mentioned in my previous post about writing a vectorized reduction code from Intel vector intrinsics, that part of the code was just the finishing touch on a loop computing squared difference of complex values.
Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:08
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Code Modernization boosted by Knights Landing

Authored by James R. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:08