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Acumem toolset conquers Intel Xeon 5500 Series

The list of fully supported platforms for Acumem’s Threadspotter and Slowspotter optimization tools has grown to include Intel’s Nehalem microarchitecture. The 5500 series processors combined with the Threadspotter tool have achieved remarkable throughput results during initial verification of the technology on a specific application: During the work of verifying Intel Xeon processor on ThreadSpotter the […]

PRACE Offers Summertime Porting Workshops

PRACE, the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe, is sponsoring two summer workshops to be held at CSC Finland and CSCS Switzerland as part of a series of code-porting workshops the group is presenting in 2009. The first workshop will be held June 11-12 at CSC Finland and offers a broad set of lectures on […]

Acumem announces new tools

Acumem has announced that support for Windows HPC Server 2008 is now available in its performance tools suite featuring Threadspotter and Slowspotter. The performance analysis tools, which expose causes of bandwidth-heavy behavior as well as poor cache utilization, can also provide suggested fixes for both: They allow the Windows developer to quantify and locate performance […]