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Power Management Policy

By Taylor Kidd, Intel Corporation

This article is essentially a collection of blogs I wrote on the same subject. The differences are simply a degree of formalism.

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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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 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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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 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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BKMs on the use of the SIMD directive

We had an ask from one of the various "Birds of a Feather" meetings Intel® holds at venues such as at the Super Computing* (SC) and International Super Computing* (ISC) conferences.

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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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 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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C-States, P-States, where the heck are those T-States?

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?”

Authored by Taylor IoT Kidd Last updated on 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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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 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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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 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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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 08/23/2016 - 14:18
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