This blog describes how OpenMP has been used to parallelize object detection, motion planning, and visualization modules of the open source Autoware and Apollo software running on embedded systems.
The OpenMP 4.0 Standard is released with Significant New Features OpenMP 4.0 supports the programming of accelerators, SIMD programming, and better optimization using thread affinity The OpenMP Consortium has released OpenMP 4.0, a major upgrade of the OpenMP standard language specifications. This release provides several major enhancements a mechanism to [...]
The OpenMP Architecture Review Board (ARB) has released Technical Report 10, the preview for the future version 5.2 of the OpenMP API.
"At CSC, we expect that with the pre-exascale EuroHPC LUMI supercomputer, OpenMP will play an important role in preparing our applications for the heterogeneous architecture and the exascale era." George Markomanolis, Lead HPC Scientist at CSC
“We are delighted to welcome Mentor and the University of Basel as our newest members”, says Michael Klemm, CEO of the OpenMP ARB, “Both are very active in the open source and scientific community, and underline the relevance of the OpenMP API in the HPC community.”
Online talks, tutorials and discussions aimed at furthering the collaboration and knowledge sharing among the growing community of European high-performance computing specialist using OpenMP.
While the primary focus has been enhancements, clarifications and corrections to the 5.0 specification, several useful new features have been added such as support for interoperability with lower level APIs like CUDA and HIP.