One of my performance focus areas for this year is vectorization.
Well, I reflected on 2011 in my last blog, so now it's time to look ahead.
I was reading Quantum Computing for Computer Scientists by Noson S.
A number of tool vendors have announced they will be providing versions of their software tailored to supporting MIC architecture, starting with the In
I ran into Mike Dewar at SC11 today as the exhibition draws to a close.
I've known this day was coming - but when I saw Knights Corner clearly sustaining a TeraFlop (DGEMM, wide range of block sizes) per second - I was surprised by my emotional reaction inside.
I am not a fan of detours. The challenge of scaling to extreme computing is a milestone on the road to every day computing.
Real results for many-core processors illustrate the power of a familiar configuration (SMP) even when reduced to a single chip.