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Intel® Xeon Phi™ Processor code named “Knights Landing” - Application Readiness

As part of the application readiness efforts for future Intel® Xeon® processors and Intel® Xeon Phi™ processors (code named Knights Landing), developers are interested in improving two key aspects

Authored by Indraneil Gokhale (Intel) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:26
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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 Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:22
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Measuring Power on Intel® Xeon Phi™ Product Family Devices

Understanding power measurements and the issues associated with various power measurement methodologies is key to utilizing, procuring and deploying large HPC (High Performance Computing) clusters

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 12:16
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Advanced Computer Concepts For The (Not So) Common Chef: Terminology Pt 1

Before we start, I will use the next two blogs to clear up some terminology. If you are familiar with these concepts, I give you permission to jump to the next section.

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:18
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Advanced Computer Concepts for The (Not So) Common Chef: First Some Terminology Part 2

OF COURSE, I KNOW WHAT A THREAD IS….DON’T I?

Now that we know what a core is, let’s dive into another source of confusion.

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:23
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Advanced Computer Concepts for the (Not So) Common Chef: The Home Kitchen

Since that brief aside on terminology is out of the way, let us continue with the kitchen analogy.

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:25
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Advanced Computer Concepts for the (Not So) Common Chef: Memory Hierarchy: Of Registers, Cache & Memory

After introducing this series of blogs, we established some

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:17
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A Brief Survey of NUMA (Non-Uniform Memory Architecture) Literature

This document presents a list of articles on NUMA (Non-uniform Memory Architecture) that the author considers particularly useful. The document is divided into categories corresponding to the type of article being referenced. Often the referenced article could have been placed in more than one category. In this situation, the reference to the article is placed in what the author thinks is the...
Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 12:19
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Intel® Xeon® Phi™ Processor Performance Monitoring Reference Manual

The Intel® Xeon® Phi™ Processor (code name Knights Landing) provides performance monitoring facilities that are a unique combination of Intel® Atom™ processor-like core performance monitoring units (PMU) and Intel® Xeon® processor based server class uncore capabilities.
Authored by Harini R. Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:31
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