Category Archives: Intel Cilk Plus

Looking Ahead to 2012

Well, I reflected on 2011 in my last blog, so now it’s time to look ahead. My basic role will remain unchanged – I help users of our Intel® Software Development Products to achieve better performance on their applications. I will still be updating our training materials and videos for the latest mainstream Intel processors. [...] Read more >

My 5 Favorite New Intel® Software Development Product Features of 2011

It’s been a big year for us in the Intel Developer Products Division. We released Intel® Cluster Studio XE and Intel® Parallel Studio XE Service Pack 1. We continued to plan and design our products to provide support for the compute continuum. And of course we worked to grow our community of developers. Throughout the [...] Read more >

Some Performance Advantages of Using a Task-Based Parallelism Model

As part of my focus on software performance, I also support and consult on implementing scalable parallelism in applications. There are many reasons to implement parallelism as well as many methods for doing it – but this blog is not about either of those things. This blog is about the performance advantages of one particular [...] Read more >