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Optimization of Data Read/Write in a Parallel Application

(This work was done by Vivek Lingegowda during his internship at Intel.)

Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:40
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Rainbows, Unicorns and Performance Portability

An old Jewish fable tells about a poor man asking for advice from the rabbi. The family is large, the house is small, and it feels very crowded.

Authored by Last updated on 12/12/2018 - 18:08
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Second Generation Intel® Xeon® Processor Scalable Family Technical Overview

New features and enhancements available in the second generation Intel® Xeon® processor Scalable family and how developers can take advantage of them
Authored by David Mulnix (Intel) Last updated on 09/30/2019 - 17:28
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Enhancing the Scalability of Memcached

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Authored by James T Langston Jr (Intel) Last updated on 10/03/2019 - 09:48
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Disclosure of Hardware Prefetcher Control on Some Intel® Processors

This article discloses the MSR setting that can be used to control the various hardware prefetchers that are available on Intel processors based on the following microarchitectures: Nehalem,

Authored by Vish Viswanathan (Intel) Last updated on 10/08/2019 - 18:20
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Hardware and Software Approach for Using NUMA Systems

Learn how to build an application that runs effectively on non-uniform memory access (NUMA) hardware. This article walks you through choosing the algorithm all the way through to measuring your application's performance.
Authored by Last updated on 10/15/2019 - 15:10
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Accelerating x265 with Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512)

Vector units in CPUs have become the de facto standard for acceleration of media, and other kernels that exhibit parallelism according to the single instruction, multiple data (SIMD) paradigm. SIMD on Intel® architecture processors have evolved to enable 512-bit register files in Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512).
Authored by Last updated on 10/15/2019 - 15:30
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Vector API Developer Program for Java* Software

This article introduces Vector API to Java* developers. It shows how to start using the API in Java programs, and provides examples of vector algorithms. It provides step-by-step details on how to build the Vector API and build Java applications using it. It provides the location for downloadable binaries for Project Panama binaries.
Authored by Neil V. (Intel) Last updated on 10/15/2019 - 15:30
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How AisaInfo ADB* Improves Performance with Intel® Xeon® Processor-Based Systems

This article describes how AsiaInfo ADB was able to take advantage of features like Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 and Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions as well as faster Intel® Solid State Drive hard disks to improve its performance when running on systems equipped with the latest generation of Intel® Xeon® processors.
Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 10/15/2019 - 16:31