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Weird OpenMP Reduction

Typical reductions in OpenMP* involve using a associative operator op to do local reductions, and then using a

Authored by Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 09:21
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Introduction to OpenMP* on YouTube*

Tim Mattson (Intel) has authored an extensive series of excellent videos as in introduction to OpenMP*.

Authored by Mike P. (Intel) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 19:51
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OpenMP* 5.0 support in Intel® Compiler 18.0

OpenMP 5.0 is the next version of the OpenMP specification which should be officially released in 2018.

Authored by Igor V. (Intel) Last updated on 03/09/2019 - 12:30
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How to Plot OpenMP* Scaling Results

Short Version
Authored by Cownie, James H (Intel) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:00
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Updated Support for OpenMP* 4.0 features added in Composer XE 2013 SP1

[Updated based on the version of update 2 of 2013 SP1]

Authored by Last updated on 03/09/2019 - 12:30
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A Parallel Stable Sort Using C++11 for TBB, Cilk Plus, and OpenMP

This article describes a parallel merge sort code, and why it is more scalable than parallel quicksort or parallel samplesort. The code relies on the C++11 “move” semantics.

Authored by Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 10:37
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Quick start to performance analysis and code optimization with Intel® Cilk™ Plus or OpenMP* and Intel® System Studio or Intel® Parallel Studio XE

This article demonstrates how to start using the optimization methodology with Intel VTune Amplifier & Intel Cilk Plus language extensions quickly and easily
Authored by Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:00
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Books - Message Passing Interface (MPI)

This article looks at several books that introduce developers to the topics of Message Passing Interface (MPI), parallel programming, and OpenMP*.
Authored by Mike P. (Intel) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:00
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Optimization Techniques for the Intel® MIC Architecture: Part 1 of 3

Part one of this three-part series focuses on thread parallelism and race conditions, and discusses using mutexes in OpenMP* to resolve race conditions.
Authored by Mike P. (Intel) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:00
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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