This blog contains additional content for the article "Advanced Vectorization" from Parallel Universe #12:
The upcoming OpenMP 4.0 will be discussed at SC12, and there wil
(This work was done by Vivek Lingegowda during his internship at Intel.)
There is a long discussion talking about the advantages of Procedural Programming vs. the advantages of Object Oriented Programming.
To use HLE/RTM to improve lock scalability the lock library needs to be enabled.
After applying a new technology (a new processor, a hardware accelerator, a new instruction, etc) besides measuring the immediate performance delta one requires a method to verify that this technol