The OpenMP Architecture Review Board (ARB) celebrates this year the 20th anniversary of its incorporation and of the release of the first OpenMP API specification for parallel processing. The first two events that will form part of the official celebrations are hereby announced.
Videos and slides of most of the presentations given at our first OpenMPCon developers conference, held September 29-30 at Aachen University, are now available on our YouTube channel as a playlist. Here are the individual videos: Where Did My Performance Go? Using OpenMP at NERSC Towards Using OpenMP in Embedded [...]
Five short presentations given by members of the OpenMP team in the OpenMP booth at SC15 are now available on YouTube (playlist): OpenMP Tasking (Slides) Getting OpenMP Up to Speed (Slides) OpenMP for Embedded Systems (Slides) OpenMP and Parallware (Slides) SC 15 OpenMP - Performance and Energy Optimization with OpenMP [...]
The OpenMP ARB is pleased to announce OpenMP 4.5, a major upgrade of the OpenMP standard language specifications. This release provides a substantial improvement on the support for programming of accelerator and GPU devices, and supports now also the parallelization of loops with well-structured dependencies. Implementation is underway in GCC [...]
Join us in Austin, TX November 15-20 for Supercomputing 2015. We’ll be in booth #2036, and we have lots going on! BOF: Tuesday, Nov 17th, 5:30 - 7:00pm OpenMP: Where Are We and What’s Next? [Room 18AB] We will showcase modern OpenMP (“The language that lets you use all your compute resources”) [...]
OpenMPCon 2015 is over. It was quite a success for the first such OpenMP developers and users conference. We managed to interview some of the participants, and those short interview videos are now up on our ≫OpenMP YouTube channel Topics ranged from OpenMP SIMD to OpenACC and OpenCL, OpenMP usage [...]
OpenMPCon, the first OpenMP Conference is happening now in Aachen, Germany. Watch this space for links to video interviews and papers.
OpenMP CEO, Michael Wong, is blogging about the upcoming OpenMPCon Developers Conference on his website wongmichael.com: OpenMPCon Keynote: OPENMP-ENABLED SCALABLE SCIENTIFIC SOFTWARE FOR EXTREME SCALE APPLICATIONS: FUSION ENERGY SCIENCE: OpenMPCon next month aims to bring a stellar lineup of the latest industry gurus, users and developers together with the language designers. [...]