Category Archives: Intel SW Partner Program

Gaming in Transition and Revolution: Pt 4 of 4

Part 4 of 4 (Innovation Changers) This will be my final installment on this blog topic titled: Gaming – in transition and revolution. To briefly recap the previous topics I first talked about the impact of Mobile. In my second installment I covered the changes and evolutions occurring in both formats and business models. In […] Read more >

New to Parallel Programming?

Intel(R) Software Network (ISN) offers many good collaterals on parallel programming. If you are new to parallel programming or you just simply want to thread your application, it is worth to search the white papers on parallel programming in ISN at http://software.intel.com/en-us/parallel/ . Below is a list of current collaterals on basic parallel programming. This […] Read more >

Intel® Power Checker

The Intel® Power Checker provides a quick assessment about power-related parameters of an application when it is idle and when it processes a workload. The tool is also detects whether the application is power aware. Currently, the Intel® Power Checker runs only on a laptop/netbooks using Intel processors. Users can see the results immediately after […] Read more >

Jeff’s Notebook: Get an Intro to Intel® OpenCL Tools

I just discovered a new white paper discussing Intel’s OpenCL Tools on the Intel Parallel Programming Community.  Vinay Awasthi, an Intel Application Engineer, has written a detailed paper that outlines the status of OpenCL implementation and available tools for developers using Intel OpenCL SDK.  Vinay provides good descriptions of how to use Intel OpenCL Tools with some excellant […] Read more >

Gaming in Transition and Revolution: Pt 3 of 4

PART 3 of 4 (Globalization) Over the past few blogs I touched on two of the biggest four game changers I’m seeing hitting the gaming ecosystem simultaneously. First we covered the trends and impact of Mobile. Second we covered the trends and impacts occurring at the Format and Business levels. For this discussion we’ll discuss […] Read more >

Register for Mark Davis’ presentation "Intel® Parallel Advisor 2011 Shows Its Stuff on Duplo"

Mark Davis, Senior Principal Engineer for the Intel(R) Parallel Advisor 2011 product, will be presenting on June 22nd at 9am PDT on “Intel® Parallel Advisor 2011 Shows Its Stuff on Duplo”. Please register and attend. Read more >

Using the Intel® Concurrency Checker

If you are an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) and you want to get a quick assessment on the threading concurrency of your software product, you can download a tool called the Intel® Concurrency Checker located at http://software.intel.com/partner/app/software-assessment . The Intel® Concurrency Checker measures an application workload to determine how well the application will scale on […] Read more >