This blog contains additional content for the article "Advanced Vectorization" from Parallel Universe #12:
We had an ask from one of the various "Birds of a Feather" meetings Intel® holds at venues such as at the Super Computing* (SC) and International Super Computing* (ISC) conferences.
The latest Intel® Xeon® processor E7 v2 family includes a feature called Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (Intel® AVX), which can potentially improve application performance.
by Henry A. Gabb, Sr. Principal Engineer, Intel Software and Services Group