[Beowulf] Nvidia ditches homegrown C/C++ compiler for LLVM

Douglas J. Trainor trainor at presciencetrust.org
Sun Dec 18 09:42:43 PST 2011

"Nobody wants to read the manual," says Gupta with a laugh. And so this expert system has a redesigned visual code profiler that shows bottlenecks in the code, offers hints on how to fix them, and automagically finds the right portions of the CUDA manual to help fix the problem. For instance, the code profiler can show coders how to better use the memory hierarchy in CPU-GPU hybrids, which is a tricky bit of programming.


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