Monthly Archives: December 2009

1.5 hours for an Introduction to Parallel Programming

Whenever Prof. Christian Bischof, the head of our institute, is on duty to give the Introduction to Programming (de) lecture for first-year Computer Science students, he is keen on giving the students a glimpse on parallel programming. Same as in … Continue reading

Posted in OpenMP, University | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Daily cc-NUMA Craziness

Since cc-NUMA architectures have become ubiquitous in the x86 server world, it is very important to optimize memory and thread or process placement, especially for Shared-Memory parallelization. In doing so I was pretty successful in optimizing several of our user … Continue reading

Posted in NUMA, OpenMP | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments