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Code Sample: Exploring MPI for Python* on Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processor

Learn how to write an MPI program in Python*, and take advantage of Intel® multicore architectures using OpenMP threads and Intel® AVX512 instructions.
Authored by Nguyen, Loc Q (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:30
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Scale-Up Implementation of a Transportation Network Using Ant Colony Optimization (ACO)

In this article an OpenMP* based implementation of the Ant Colony Optimization algorithm was analyzed for bottlenecks with Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE 2016 together with improvements using hybrid MPI-OpenMP and Intel® Threading Building Blocks were introduced to achieve efficient scaling across a four-socket Intel® Xeon® processor E7-8890 v4 processor-based system.
Authored by Sunny G. (Intel) Last updated on 07/05/2019 - 19:10
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Hybrid Parallelism: Parallel Distributed Memory and Shared Memory Computing

There are two principal methods of parallel computing: distributed memory computing and shared memory computing. As more processor cores are dedicated to large clusters solving scientific and engineering problems, hybrid programming techniques combining the best of distributed and shared memory programs are becoming more popular.
Authored by David M. Last updated on 07/12/2019 - 08:31
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Classical Molecular Dynamics Simulations with LAMMPS Optimized for Knights Landing

LAMMPS is an open-source software package that simulates classical molecular dynamics. As it supports many energy models and simulation options, its versatility has made it a popular choice. It was first developed at Sandia National Laboratories to use large-scale parallel computation.
Authored by WILLIAM B. (Intel) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:00
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Hybrid Parallelism: A MiniFE* Case Study

This case study examines the situation where the problem decomposition is the same for threading as it is for Message Passing Interface* (MPI); that is, the threading parallelism is elevated to the same level as MPI parallelism.
Authored by David M. Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:40
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Using Intel® MPI Library on Intel® Xeon Phi™ Product Family

This document is designed to help users get started writing code and running MPI applications using the Intel® MPI Library on a development platform that includes the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor.
Authored by Nguyen, Loc Q (Intel) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:00
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What is Code Modernization?

Modern high performance computers are built with a combination of resources including:

Authored by Mike P. (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:30
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How to use the MPI-3 Shared Memory in Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processors

Code Sample included: Learn how to use MPI-3 shared memory feature using the corresponding APIs on the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor.
Authored by Nguyen, Loc Q (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:30