This blog contains additional content for the article "Advanced Vectorization" from Parallel Universe #12:
Big Data requires processing huge amounts of data. Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (aka AVX2) promoted most Intel AVX 128-bits integer SIMD instruction sets to 256-bits.
MPI Symmetric Mode is widely used in systems equipped with Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors.
The Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) Laboratory is focused on futuristic vehicles such as airplanes and spacecraft that travel at high speeds.