Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor Power Management Part 3: An Intuitive Description of Power States Using Stick Figures and Light Bulbs

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

AN INTUITIVE ILLUSTRATION OF A CORE AND ITS HW THREADS

This is the fourth installment of a series of blogs on Power Management for the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor.

Last updated on 09/11/2013 - 15:34

Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor Power Management Turbo Part 1: What is turbo? And how will it affect my horsepower?

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

INTRODUCTION AND PURPOSE:

This is the first of a series of blogs looking at Turbo: What it is and how it impacts software.

Last updated on 10/01/2013 - 15:50

C-States, P-States, where the heck are those T-States?

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

I had an interesting question come across my desk a few days ago: “Is it still worthwhile to understand T-states?” My first response was to think, “Huh? What the heck is a T-state?”

Last updated on 10/15/2013 - 13:37

Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor Power Management Turbo Part 2: Hot and Cold Running Silicon

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

The previous blog in this series, “Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor Power Management Turbo Part 1: What is turbo?

Last updated on 10/24/2013 - 11:52

List of Useful Power and Power Management Articles, Blogs and References

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

INTRODUCTION AND PURPOSE:

Last updated on 05/19/2014 - 15:50

Power Configuration Part 0: Introduction: Yikes, there is a lot that is not documented

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

I was hoping to write a brief two part overview of how to configure the various power settings for the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor.

Last updated on 12/13/2013 - 11:01

Resource Guide for Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor Developers

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)
This article makes recommendations for how a developer can get up to speed quickly on the Intel® Many Integrated Core (Intel® MIC) Architecture. This is one of three articles: For the Administrator, for the Developer, and for the Investigator. Who is a Developer? Someone who will be programming on an Intel Many Integrated Core (Intel MIC) architecture. The assumption is that they are most... Last updated on 03/26/2014 - 09:31

Resource Guide for Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor Administrators

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)
This article makes recommendations for how an administrator can get up to speed quickly on the Intel® Many Integrated Core (Intel® MIC) Architecture. This article is 1 of 3: For the Administrator, for the Developer, and for the Investigator. Someone who will administer and support a set of machines (individual/cluster) containing coprocessors. The assumption is that the following topics are of... Last updated on 03/26/2014 - 09:34

Quick Start Guides Published for the Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor Expert User

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)
This is a short notice to let you know that two new articles have been published for the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor: * Quick Start Guide: For the Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessor Administrator * Quick Start Guide: For the Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessor Developer The target of both of these guides is the expert user. Our assumption is that the expert user does not need to be told what to do, as he... Last updated on 12/23/2013 - 08:42

Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor Power Management Configuration: Why should I worry about configuring anything?

Authored by Taylor Kidd (Intel)

Previous blogs on power management and a host of other power management resources can be found in

Last updated on 12/30/2013 - 17:10