When viewing the Technical Program schedule, on the far righthand side
is a column labeled "PLANNER." Use this planner to build your own
schedule. Once you select an event and want to add it to your personal
schedule, just click on the calendar icon of your choice (outlook
calendar, ical calendar or google calendar) and that event will be
stored there. As you select events in this manner, you will have your
own schedule to guide you through the week.
You can also create your personal schedule on the SC11 app (Boopsie) on your smartphone. Simply select a session you want to attend and "add" it to your plan. Continue in this manner until you have created your own personal schedule. All your events will appear under "My Event Planner" on your smartphone.
F04: Shared memory programming and OpenMP: a high level introduction
SESSION: F04: Shared memory programming and OpenMP: a high level introduction
EVENT TYPE: Tutorial
TIME: 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Presenter(s):Tim Mattson, Clay Breshears, Mark Bull
ABSTRACT: With multi-core processors in everything from laptops to high-end servers, programmers must become comfortable with parallel programming. In most cases, cores are connected through shared memory; i.e. every core sees the same address space. OpenMP is the de facto standard for writing parallel applications for shared memory computers. It is available on just about every shared memory system as an integral part of the compiler, and is a great way to get started with parallel programming. In this tutorial, we will provide an overview of shared memory computers and OpenMP for people new to parallel computing. The content will include quizzes, short paper-and-pencil exercises, and other methods to create an active learning experience.