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A Call to Arms for Parallel Programming Standards

Nov 16, 2010 |

Although the parallel programming landscape is relatively young, it’s already easy to get lost in. Beside legacy frameworks like MPI and OpenMP, we now have NVIDIA’s CUDA, OpenCL, Cilk, Intel Threading Building Blocks, Microsoft’s parallel programming extensions for .NET, and a whole gamut of PGAS languages. And according to Intel’s Tim Mattson, that’s not necessarily a good thing.

John Shalf Talks Parallel Programming Languages

Jun 23, 2010 |

The lead of the Advanced Technologies Group at NERSC talks about the state of parallel programming.