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 [...]

Jun 04, 2014|Categories: Website|


CALL FOR PAPERS 10th International Workshop on OpenMP IWOMP 2014 Using and Improving OpenMP for Devices, Tasks and More September 28-30, 2014 SENAI CIMATEC - Salvador, Bahia, Brazil The International Workshop on OpenMP is the premier forum to present and discuss issues, trends, recent research ideas and results related [...]

Apr 02, 2014|Categories: Website|

PPCES 2014 : HPC Seminar and Workshop : March 10-14

Parallel Programming in Computational Engineering and Science Monday, March 10 - Friday, March 14, 2014vin Aachen, Germany This event will continue the tradition of previous annual week-long events that take place in Aachen every spring since 2001. Throughout the week we will cover a wide spectrum of topics, ranging from [...]

Mar 03, 2014|Categories: Website|

OpenMP ARB Issues New Mission Statement

In recent years, OpenMP has shifted from being solely focused on shared- memory systems to also include accelerators, embedded systems, multicore and real-time systems. Today the OpenMP Architecture Review Board (ARB) releases a new Mission Statement to formalize this change. A technical report on directives for attached accelerators was first [...]

Feb 27, 2014|Categories: Website|

Dieter an Mey Appointed to OpenMP Board of Directors

February 13, 2014 - Champaign, Illinois - The OpenMP ARB, a group of leading hardware and software vendors and research organizations developing the OpenMP API specification for shared-memory parallelization, appointed Dieter an Mey to its Board of Directors. Dieter brings a wealth of experience as an OpenMP user to the [...]

Feb 14, 2014|Categories: Website|

Updated OpenMP 4.0 Examples

An update to the OpenMP 4.0 Examples document is now available. It adds new examples that demonstrate  use of the proc_bind clause to control thread binding for a team of threads in a parallel region. Also, new examples for the taskgroup construct. »OpenMP 4.0.1 Examples (PDF)

Feb 10, 2014|Categories: Website|

Spring Lang Committee Meeting Scheduled

As the Winter face-to-face meeting of the OpenMP Language Committee winds down at Intel in Santa Clara, CA, we can announce the date and location of the next meeting in the Spring: Spring F2F Meeting At: Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, UK Dates: April 12-16 (Sat-Wed) Hosts: Michael Wong and James [...]

Jan 30, 2014|Categories: Website|

Hybrid MPI+OpenMP Tutorial Available

Slides and audio from the day-long tutorial on MPI and OpenMP programming presented at Supercomputing 13 in Denver in  November 2013 is now available. »Hybrid MPI and OpenMP Parallel Programming MPI + OpenMP and other models on clusters of SMP nodes - Rolf Rabenseifner, Georg Hager, Gabriele Jost

Jan 30, 2014|Categories: updates, Website|

Lang Committee Meeting January 27-31 in Santa Clara

The OpenMP Lang Committee will be holding its first face-to-face meeting of 2014 on the Intel campus in Santa Clara, CA January 27-31. This meeting will include breakout sessions and presentations by the various subcommittees (Accelerator, Error Model, Interoperability, Fortran, Tasking, Examples) as work continues to develop the next version [...]

Jan 15, 2014|Categories: Website|

Video: Performance Essentials with OpenMP 4.0 Vectorization

Intel has posted a video tutorial on the use of the OpenMP 4.0 SIMD pragmas. A series of seven videos covering performance essentials using OpenMP 4.0 Vectorization with C/C++. It provides an overview of why explicit vector programming methods are crucial to getting performance on modern many core platforms. [...]

Dec 19, 2013|Categories: Website|