Tag Archives: IWOMP

OpenMP 4.0 RC2 has been released

In addition to the new features already present in release candidate one (RC1), the second draft of the next OpenMP specification release contains the following additions (quoted from openmp.org): Initial accelerators support: Device Data Environments (p16), target constructs (p68: target, target data, target … Continue reading

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The Design of OpenMP Thread Affinity

Exascale machines will employ significantly more threads than today, but even on current architectures controlling thread affinity is crucial to fuel all the cores and to maintain data affinity, but both MPI and OpenMP lack a solution to this problem … Continue reading

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OpenMP 3.1 spec published as Draft for Public Comment

You might have heard it already: The next incarnation of the OpenMP specification, which is targeted to be released as version 3.1 around June in time for IWOMP 2011 in Chicago, has been published as a Draft for Public Comment. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events in June 2009

Let me point you to some HPC events in June 2009. 5th International Workshop on OpenMP (IWOMP 2009) in Dresden, Germany. The IWOMP workshop series focuses on the development and usage of OpenMP. This year’s conference is titled Evolving OpenMP … Continue reading

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