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.
The latest Intel® Xeon® processor E7 v2 family includes a feature called Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (Intel® AVX), which can potentially improve application performance.