The time when programmers did their best to minimize an application code size have gone.
By now, many of you have heard of Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX).
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In my current position, I work to optimize and parallelize codes that deal with genomic data, e.g., DNA, RNA, proteins, etc.
Unlike a lot of previous recent blogs, this series is about power management in general. At the very end of the series, I’ll write specifically about the Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessor.
Power management policy has evolved over the years.