Allinea offers pathway to parallel

In this HPC Wire story, Allinea contends that, as the industry shifts to multicore architectures, “programming” and “parallel programming” must become synonymous. The company is working hard to advance the state of the art in debugging at scale as it collaborates with with TACC to investigate best practices for managing complexity on Ranger-scale problems:
“The processors we are seeing now, and will continue to see in at least the medium-term, will offer performance improvements only to those applications that can take advantage of many cores at one time. Since software customers generally expect applications to do more in less time, software developers have a strong incentive to parallelize their codes. But developers generally don’t have the skills they need to make this change.” Full Story

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FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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