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. I suggest any software readers still check out the other blog about threads. There is a lot of confusion, even among us software professionals.
Intel(R) C++ Compiler 15.0 provides a feature which enables offloading general purpose compute kernels to processor graphics. This feature enables the processor graphics silicon area for general purpose computing. The key idea is to utilize the compute power of both CPU cores and GPU execution units in tandem for better utilization of available compute power.
Target OS requirements:
Android* has come a long way initially starting with phones, then tablets, Google TV*, Android Wear*, Android TV* (replaces Google TV), and Android Auto*. It can be challenging for developers to build and test their apps to run on all these device types. Add to this different device form factors and display resolutions, and it can quickly become a complex app verification and testing problem. We have Intel® HAXM to the rescue.
Intel(R) System Studio Developer Story : With XDB and MinnowBoard MAX , how to debug exception errors in the Android-Linux-Kernel.
The Parallel Universe is a quarterly publication devoted to exploring inroads and innovations in the field of software development, from high performance computing to threading hybrid applications.
Issue #20 - Cover story: From Knights Corner to Knights Landing: Prepare for the Next Generation of Intel® Xeon Phi™ Technology, by James Reinders, Director of Parallel Programming Evangelism, Intel