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Fun with Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions

By now, many of you have heard of Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX).

Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:00
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The switch() statement isn't really evil, right?

In my current position, I work to optimize and parallelize codes that deal with genomic data, e.g., DNA, RNA, proteins, etc.

Authored by Clay B. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 10:46
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Opinion: Matt's Top 10 Tech & Gaming Predictions for 2014

Out with 2013 and in with 2014!!!

So here are my top ten (10) predictions for technology and gaming related things in the coming new year.  I can hardly wait!

Authored by Last updated on 12/28/2018 - 12:33
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MICRO48-Tutorial on Intel® Processor Graphics: Architecture and Programming

In this tutorial, we will give an in-depth presentation of the architecture and micro-architecture of the media and graphics accelerator. We will explain the tradeoff between general purpose compute and hardware fixed functions. We will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of on-die integration. We will present the various programming models that are supported. We will present some...
Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:22
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Reduce Boilerplate Code in Parallelized Loops with C++11 Lambda Expressions

Parallelize loops with Intel® Threading Building Blocks using Intel® C++ Compiler for lambda expressions.
Authored by gaston-hillar (Blackbelt) Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:00
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Advanced Computer Concepts for the (Not So) Common Chef: The Multi-core Industrial Kitchen

This is going to be a short blog as there is no new material to discuss, just a simple extension of the earlier blogs (see

Authored by Last updated on 10/15/2019 - 15:30
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Celebrating a Decade of Parallel Programming with Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB)

This year marks the tenth anniversary of Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB).

Authored by Sharmila C. (Intel) Last updated on 10/15/2019 - 18:16