[Beowulf] Vector processing on AMD 64

Toon Moene toon at moene.indiv.nluug.nl
Sun May 16 15:36:47 EDT 2004


Arthur H. Edwards wrote:

> AMD has advertised that their 64 bit architectures have vector
> registers. This was initially very exciting because eigensolvers are not
> easily paralllized for medium-sized problems, but vectorize very well.

Perhaps you're interested in talks like Dorit Naishlos':

"Autovectorization in GCC".

at the GCC summit (http://www.gccsummit.org).

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