This article introduces Vector API to Java* developers. It shows how to start using the API in Java programs, and provides examples of vector algorithms. It provides step-by-step details on how to build the Vector API and build Java applications using it. It provides the location for downloadable binaries for Project Panama binaries.
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.