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“Why Should I Update GCC x86 Compiler?” or “GCC Compiler Performance on Intel® Atom™ from Version to Version”

      I’ll try to figure out what is new for Intel® Atom™ architecture in new versions of GCC and how this affects performance and code size on the well-known EEMBC CoreMark*  benchmark:

Authored by Evgeny Stupachenko (Intel) Last updated on 03/27/2019 - 10:21
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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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Power Management: So what is this policy thing?

Unlike a lot of previous recent blogs, this series is about power management in general. At the very end of the series, I’ll write specifically about the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor.

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Power Management Policy: You Mean There’s More Than One?

Power management policy has evolved over the years.

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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Power Management Policy: Summary and Future Policies

How about the future? Have we reached the pinnacle of power management?

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:00
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New optimizations for X86 in upcoming GCC 5.0

 

Authored by Evgeny Stupachenko (Intel) Last updated on 01/24/2018 - 12:12
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Advanced Computer Concepts For The (Not So) Common Chef: Introduction

While talking to a very intelligent but non-engineer colleague, I found myself needing to explain the threading and other components of the current and next generation Intel® Xeon Phi™ archit

Authored by Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 17:10