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Coarse-grained locks and Transactional Synchronization explained

Coarse-grained locks, and the importance of transactions, are key concepts that motivate why Intel Transactional Synchronization Extensions (TSX) is useful.  I’ll do my best to explain them in this

Authored by James R. Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:00
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Transactional Synchronization in Haswell

Intel has released details of Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX) for the future multicore processor code-named “Haswell”.

Authored by James R. Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:03

Intel® Processor Graphics

Intel® Processor Graphics is updated in distinct generations. This page discusses Intel® Processor Graphics in detail, has the latest Intel Graphics Developer's Guide, along with previous generations of Intel Graphics Developer's Guides.
Authored by admin Last updated on 01/31/2018 - 09:41

Tuning Guides and Performance Analysis Papers

Intel® VTune™ Amplifier Tuning Guides

Our tuning guides explain how to identify common software performance issues using VTune Amplifier and give suggestions for optimization.

Authored by MrAnderson (Intel) Last updated on 12/22/2017 - 11:36

Intel® AVX2 optimization in Intel® MKL

The specific optimization and general support for the latest Intel® AVX2 instructions have been added in the Intel MKL v11.0. This article lists the specific functions that are optimized for Intel AVX2.
Authored by Naveen Gv (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 13:15

Intel® IPP Functions Optimized for Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (Intel® AVX2)

List of Intel IPP functions optimized for processor code name Haswell and Skylake
Authored by Shaojuan Z. (Intel) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:22
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A Future Without Cords: Wireless Charging

Imagine this scenario: you walk into the airport lounge, waiting for a flight that is now delayed by three hours.

Authored by Wendy B. (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:45
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Write your first program with Haswell new instructions

It has been almost a year since the Haswell new instructions have been announced b

Authored by Thomas Willhalm (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:58
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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 06/14/2017 - 15:53
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Did you see the preview of Codemasters’ GRID2 running on Intel 4th Gen Core?

UPDATED: Check out what Codemasters has to say about working with Intel on GRID2

Authored by Mitchell L. (Intel) Last updated on 01/24/2018 - 12:12
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