This is the archive for June, 2014

OpenMP Timeline

The latest issue of Intel’s Parallel Universe magazine has a wonderful graphic that depicts the history of the OpenMP specifications (on page 41):

Latest News Items

Here are a few news items relating to OpenMP:

Multicore Software Development Kit for HPC available now for Keystone II devices, incl. OpenMP, OpenCL & MPI

Article on The New World of Embedded Multicore Processing with Open Programming Models

Article on programming heterogeneous multicore embedded SoCs

Article on parallelization of the matrix product using OpenMP.

Slides on efficient scheduling of OpenMP and OpenCL workloads on APU. See

Talk on C++ SIMD parallelism with Intel Cilk Plus and OpenMP 4.0. See

Benchmarking LLVM’s Clang OpenMP Support Against GCC

Release of GCC new version 4.9 RC1, with support for OpenMP 4.0, and Intel Cilk plus.