OpenMP 3.1 Support in Clang Announced

The Clang community has announced the availability of a full OpenMP 3.1 support implementation in the Clang compiler: "This project implements OpenMP support in the Clang C language family front-end for the LLVM compiler. The current scope of the project is to support the OpenMP 3.1 specification." The project is [...]

Sep 05, 2013|Categories: Website|

OpenMP Consortium Announces Red Hat As New Member

26 vendors and research organizations collaborating on standard parallel programming model Red Hat has joined the OpenMP Architecture Review Board (ARB), a group of leading hardware and software vendors and research organizations creating the standard for today’s most prevalent shared-memory parallel programming model. “As a leading proponent of OpenMP, Red [...]

Sep 04, 2013|Categories: Website|

OpenMP 4.0 Specifications Released

The OpenMP 4.0 API Specification is released with Significant New Standard Features The OpenMP 4.0 API supports the programming of accelerators, SIMD programming, and better optimization using thread affinity The OpenMP Consortium has released OpenMP API 4.0, a major upgrade of the OpenMP API standard language specifications. Besides several major [...]

Jul 23, 2013|Categories: Website|

Recently Published

Neural Network Implementation Using CUDA and OpenMP New video on OpenMP: Dr Clay Breashears, Intel OpenMP Programming on Intel R Xeon Phi TM Coprocessors: An Early Performance Comparison Tim Cramer, Dirk Schmidl, Michael Klemmy, Dieter an Mey

Jul 16, 2013|Categories: Website|

Recently Published…

Recent publications of interest regarding OpenMP on the web: Intel: new KMP_PLACE_THREADS OpenMP affinity variable in Update 2 compiler new release of GraphicsMagick Image Processing System Portuguese tutorial about OpenMP from Paulo Penteado, Post doctoral researcher at Departamento de Astronomia, Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas, Universidade de São [...]

May 21, 2013|Categories: Website|

Barcelona Supercomputing Center Joins the OpenMP Consortium

24 vendors and research organizations now collaborating on developing shared-memory parallel programming model Champaign, Illinois — May 2, 2013 — The Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) has joined the OpenMP ARB, a group of leading hardware and software vendors and research organizations creating the standard for the most popular shared-memory parallel [...]

May 03, 2013|Categories: Website|

Michael Wong on OpenMP 4.0

Michael Wong, CEO of the OpenMP Architecture Review Board (ARB), comments in his blog about the forthcoming OpenMP 4.0 specifications: So much has been happening in OpenMP since SC 12 that we I hope to capture it all in this post while flying back from a C++ Standard meeting. When [...]

May 02, 2013|Categories: Website|

IWOMP 2013 – Canberra AUSTRALIA – September

9th International Workshop on OpenMP -- September 16-18, 2013 Canberra, AUSTRALIA The »International Workshop on OpenMP (IWOMP) is an annual workshop dedicated to the promotion and advancement of all aspects of parallel programming with OpenMP. It is the premier forum to present and discuss issues, trends, recent research ideas and [...]

Apr 25, 2013|Categories: Website|

Recently Published

Here are three recently published papers regarding OpenMP: C++ announced a proposal for leveraging the OpenMP infrastructure for language level parallelisation. A Paper on "Achieving Efficient Strong Scaling with PETSc using Hybrid MPI/OpenMP Optimisation" has been submitted to arXiv. A portable OpenMP runtime library based on MCAPI/MRAPI has [...]

Mar 29, 2013|Categories: Website|

OpenMP 4.0 Second Release Candidate Now Available

Release Candidate 2 of the OpenMP 4.0 API specifications currently under development is now available for public discussion. In addition to a number of corrections and clarifications to the specifications, Release Candidate 2 includes the following major enhancements: Initial accelerators support: Device Data Environments (p16), target constructs (p68: target, target [...]

Mar 13, 2013|Categories: Website|