Last week I posted a blog explaining the front-end of the pipeline on Intel® Micro
As I'm sure you know, modern processors employ a technique called pipelining to increase instruction throughput.
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.
Large clusters dominate the semi-annual list of the 500 fastest supercomputers in the world.
Part One of Four (Mobile)
I've been chatting with a small group of dedicated fans of Intel Threading Building Blocks (TBB) in New Zealand. They've been looking at adding parallelism, using TBB, to Wordpress, PHP, HipHop,
It finally happened!
If you are familiar with the Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel® IPP) library you know that it is widely used to build applicat