In this video from the HPC Advisory Council Spain Conference, Martin Hilgeman from Dell Technologies provides a detailed overview of how to approach code optimization through providing more parallelism.
Martin Hilgeman (1973, Woerden, The Netherlands) has an advanced master’s degree in Physical and Organic chemistry obtained at the VU University of Amsterdam. He has worked at SGI for 11 years as a consultant and member of the technical staff in the applications engineering group, where his main involvement was in porting, optimization and parallelization of computational chemistry and material sciences applications for MIPS, Intel Itanium 2 and Intel em64t platforms. Martin joined Dell in 2011, where he is acting as a technical lead for the High Performance Computing benchmarking group. His particular interests are in application optimization, accelerators, architecture considerations for task placement, MPI single sided messaging and optimization of collectives.