Advice and background information is given on typical issues that may arise when threading an application using the Intel Fortran Compiler and other software tools, whether using OpenMP, automatic parallelization or threaded libraries.
This note explains how to configure the Weather Research & Forecasting (WRF) run-time environment in order to achieve best performance and scalability on Intel® architecture with Intel® software tools.
The Intel® C++ Compiler 11.1 Professional Edition now allows you to merge .dyn files with customized weighting.
New BRNG SFMT19937 in Intel MKL
Guided Auto-Parallel - compiler feature providing guidance to user on what changes are necessary for the compiler to automatically add vectorization or parallelization to serial application.
The switch /Qtrapuv (-ftrapuv) for detecting certain uninitialized variables is designed to work with optimization disabled
Distributed Memory Coarray Fortran with the Intel Fortran Compiler for Linux, versions 12.0-13.1: Essential GuideAn essential getting started guide for using Intel Coarray Fortran for Linux on a distributed memory cluster.
If an application is compiled with -pg, so that it can profiled using gprof, function inlining will be disabled.
A toolkit that gives 6 Steps to Increase Performance Through Vectorization in Your Application