I just saw the article "AMD
One of my performance focus areas for this year is vectorization.
I saw an announcement of the
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.
Just this past week, a senior radio telescope astronomer told me about the shift from C++ back to Fortran in his corner of the world. It is all about efficiency.
Large clusters dominate the semi-annual list of the 500 fastest supercomputers in the world.