In the last few days, we have seen lot of concern for using Intel® Media 2016 on 6th generation Intel® Core™ processors (codename Skylake) from the customers. We wanted to explain how one can still install the latest Media SDK 2016 package and use it on 6th generation Intel Core processor and below are the steps which shows how one can run basic encode/decode test to start with -
I'm glad to announce that Intel TBB 4.4 U2 is out!
Intel TBB 4.4 Update 2
TBB_INTERFACE_VERSION == 9002
Changes (w.r.t. Intel TBB 4.4 Update 1):
- Improved interoperability with Intel(R) OpenMP RTL (libiomp) on Linux:
OpenMP affinity settings do not affect the default number of threads
used in the task scheduler. Intel(R) C++ Compiler 16.0 Update 1
or later is required.
- Added a new flow graph example with different implementations of the
Cholesky Factorization algorithm.
We are introducing a Technical Preview of Intel® Distribution of Python*, with packages such as NumPy* and SciPy* accelerated using Intel MKL. Python developers can now enjoy much improved performance of many mathematical and linear algebra functions, with up to ~100x speedup in some cases, comparing to the vanilla Python distributions. The technical preview is available for everybody at no cost and includes early access to profiling support in VTune Amplifier.
You may receive the warning message "Windows requires a digitally signed driver" during installation on Windows* 7 and Windows* Server 2008 R2 systems.
The newly released OS X* 10.11 (El Capitan) will be supported in the Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016 Update 1 release. Refer to OS X* 10.11 Support article for more details on the support.
1.5 days of “Intel HPC Developers Conference” just before SC15 (in Austin)…
*WE MUST LIMIT ATTENDEES TO THE SPACE AVAILABLE** Register now!
http://hpcdevcon.intel.com <<< everything you need to know about the conference including how to register!
The new version Intel C++ Compiler 16.0 is now available in Intel Parallel Studio XE 2016 that has launched early this week. If your support license is current you can download and install this at no additional charge from the Intel Registration Center.
You will find some blog postings about some new features and new free tools.