Tag Archives: Visual Studio

Event Annoucement: Microsoft Azure Compute Tutorial

This time I am going to announce an event to which we never had a similar predecessor: On November 5th, 2012, we will conduct a Microsoft Azure Compute Tutorial with speakers from the European Microsoft Innovation Center in Aachen. What … Continue reading

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An Update on Building and Using BOOST.MPI on Windows HPC Server 2008 R2

My 2008 blog post on Building and Using BOOST.MPI on Windows HPC Server 2008 still generates quite some traffic. Since some things have changed since then, I thought it could help those visitors to provide an updated howto. Again, this … Continue reading

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Parallel Programming with Visual Studio 2010: F5 to the Cluster

You probably have noticed that: Visual Studio 2010 (VS2010) is about to be released. As of today, the Microsoft website states that VS2010 will be launched on April 12th. I have been playing with various builds since more than a … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events in March 2010

Let me point you to some HPC events in March 2010. Windows HPC Deep Dive Seminar. Right before the User Group Meeting (see next paragraph) there will be a Windows HPC Deep Dive Seminar, hosted by the Fraunhofer SCAI at … Continue reading

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HPCS 2009 Workshop material: OpenMP + Visual Studio

As announced in a previous post already, I was involved in two workshops attached to the HPCS 2009, hosted by the HPCVL in Kinston, ON, Canada. Being back in the office now I found some time to upload my slide … Continue reading

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Re: Book Review: C# 2008 and 2005 Thread Programming (Beginner’s Guide)

I was told that the book I covered in my last review can be get way cheaper over at Packt Publishing. There is also an eBook version available.

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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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Online Video Coverage of PDC 2008

Because of conflicting dates and my intent of keeping some scheduled events as they were planned for quite some time I decided against attending Microsoft’s PDC 2008 – which probably was the wrong decision :-(. The mainstream media is talking … Continue reading

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Series of (German) HPC-related videos on Channel8

Last week we had the Windows HPC Server 2008 launch event in Germany. Microsoft is doing a lot of marketing for this product, which one may like or dislike. However, HPC just recently got the attention by some Channel8 activists. … Continue reading

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Debugging parallel programs with Visual Studio: MPI (using Allinea DDTLite)

Just this week Allinea released it’s DDTLite plugin for Visual Studio 2008. I have been using a beta version for a couple of weeks now and in my humble opinion, DDTLite extends the MPI cluster debugger of Visual Studio 2008 … Continue reading

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