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CMSSL: A Scalable Scientific Software Library
KTH, School of Computer Science and Communication (CSC), Centres, Centre for High Performance Computing, PDC. (Parallelldatorcentrum)
1994 (English)Conference paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Massively parallel processors introduce new demands on software systems with respect to performance, scalability, robustness and portability. The increased complexity of the memory systems and the increased range of problem sizes for which a given piece of software is used poses serious challenges for software developers. The Connection Machine Scientific Software Library, CMSSL, uses several novel techniques to meet these challenges. The CMSSL contains routines for managing the data distribution and provides data distribution independent functionality. High performance is achieved through careful scheduling of operations and data motion, and through the automatic selection of algorithms at run-time. We discuss some of the techniques used, and provide evidence that CMSSL has reached the goals of performance and scalability for an important set of applications

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1994. 57-66 p.
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Computer and Information Science
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-65258DOI: 10.1109/SPLC.1993.365582OAI: diva2:483261
Proceedings of the Scalable Parallel Libraries Conference
NR 20140805Available from: 2012-01-25 Created: 2012-01-25Bibliographically approved

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