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Intel® Software Development Emulator Download

Download page for the latest Intel® Software Development Emulator
Authored by Ady Tal (Intel) Last updated on 07/03/2019 - 20:00
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Exploring Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions with Intel® Software Development Emulator

Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX) is perhaps one of the most non-trivial extensions of instruction set architecture introduced in the 4th generation Intel® Cor

Authored by Roman Dementiev (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX) profiling with Linux perf

Intel® TSX exposes a speculative execution mode to the programmer to improve locking performance.. Tuning speculation requires heavily on a PMU profiler.

Authored by Andreas Kleen (Intel) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:00
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Monitoring Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions with Intel® PCM

After applying a new technology (a new processor, a hardware accelerator, a new instruction, etc) besides measuring the immediate performance delta one requires a method to verify that this technol

Authored by Roman Dementiev (Intel) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:00
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Fun with Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions

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

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TSX anti patterns in lock elision code

Lock elision is a new way to scale programs. It requires following some rules for correctness and good performance.

Authored by Andreas Kleen (Intel) Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 10:53
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Analyzing Intel® SDE's TSX-related log data for capacity aborts

Starting with version 7.12.0, Intel® SDE has Intel® TSX-related instruction and memory access logging features which can be useful for debugging Intel® TSX's capacity aborts.

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Intel® Xeon® Processor E7-8800/4800 V3 Product Family Technical Overview

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1.     Executive Summary 2.     Introduction

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Exposing Processor Features to Dynamic Languages

Intel® for its part invests countless hours and billions of transistors to add features in our silicon products which will speed up people's lives. If only they knew how to take advantage of it! Part of our job in dynamic languages is what I call "putting the cookies on the bottom shelf". Make this advanced technology easily consumable, and show you the value of it so you can be sure to use it.
Authored by David S. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 19:43
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Debug Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions

If printf or fprintf functions cause transaction aborts, use Intel® Processor Trace as a work-around.
Authored by Roman Dementiev (Intel) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:00