Element wise alignment requirements for data accesses to be ABI-compliant on the Intel® MIC ArchitectureUnlike the IA-32 and Intel® 64 architectures, the Intel® MIC Architecture requires all data accesses to be properly aligned according to their size, otherwise the program may behave unpredictably.
A number of tool vendors have announced they will be providing versions of their software tailored to supporting Intel® Many Integrated Core Architecture, starting with the
The current OpenMP* 4.0 RC1 specification and associated TR1 technical report (both available from http://openmp.org) adds new features for controlling vectorization and execution on coprocessors.
Compiler Methodology for Intel® MIC Architecture
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