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Optimizing Application Performance with Roofline Analysis

NERSC boosts the performance of its scientific applications on Intel® Xeon Phi™ processors up to 35% using Intel® Parallel Studio and Intel® Advisor The National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) is the primary scientific computing facility for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science. Located at Lawrence Berkeley …

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Happy 20th Birthday, OpenMP

Making Parallel Programming Accessible to C/C++ and Fortran Programmers―and Providing a Software Path to Exascale Computation In October 1997, the OpenMP* Architecture Review Board (ARB) published the v1.0 version of the OpenMP Fortran specification, with the C/C++ specification following nearly a year later. At that time, the fastest supercomputer in the …

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AI Developer Days: View Proceedings from Paris, Munich Conferences

The demand for artificial intelligence (AI) has fueled an explosion in machine learning and Deep Learning functionality for a broad range of applications. To help meet that demand, Intel has held a series of AI Developer days around the world. Topics include Machine Learning, Cognitive Computing, and how to get the …

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An Alliance to Drive High-Quality Video Streaming

Content producers, service operators, and technology providers in the video creation and delivery ecosystem face steep challenges in their efforts to deliver a consistent “broadcast quality” experience for online video. People now watch video just about anywhere and on just about any connected device. And all users know that the …

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Millisecond Analysis of 1.2B Taxi Rides Show Xeon Phi’s Big Data, IoT Power

High-speed, high-end financial analytics database vendor sucks 200GB of taxi data into high-performing memory, spits out query results in milliseconds that would take minutes on traditional big-data hardware At a recent supercomputing conference, high-end financial-industry analytics vendor Kx Systems was able to get responses back in milliseconds from queries on …

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Tom Brady Super Bowl Ad Shows Off Immersive Sports Service

Intel 360 Replay gives fans control over distance and angle they use to watch the Big Game Viewers of this week’s Super Bowl LI will get more than a good view of Patriot’s quarterback Tom Brady throwing and scrambling. They’ll get a look at his morning routine via a commercial …

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Want Faster Code Faster? Check Out Parallel Studio XE?

Modern code needs to be both threaded and vectorized to get the most out of today’s multicore systems. The fastest way to get there is to take advantage of the libraries and tools that comprise Intel’s Parallel Studio XE (PSXE). This brief video demonstrates the benefits of PSXE while designing, …

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Machine Learning For Developers

Machine Learning and its cousin Deep Learning are becoming increasingly important in a data-driven world. The last couple of years has really seen Machine Learning (ML) take off in popularity and if you are a software developer you might be considering getting into it. After all it’s just another programming …

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Intel Doubles Down on AI, Autonomous Vehicles, VR For Enterprise

Kaby Lake Core chip: source: Intel: New chips, new graphics, analytics and ways to interact will expand work, play and research with as dramatic an effect as the Industrial Revolution, CEO Krzanich says. Intel Corp. has reiterated its commitment to artificial intelligence, machine learning and a host of other high–performance …

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Intel Python… and some Lesser Known Packages

Beyond NumPy and SciPy, library packages that deliver useful functions Intel Python comes with approximately 95 of the Anaconda packages compared to the 700 available with Anaconda. If you install the full Anaconda you get 150 packages and the rest can be installed using conda. If you want to see …

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