This chapter introduces this book to share the experience of software developers who have written highly scalable code to take advantage of both multicore (Xeon or other) and many-core (Intel Xeon Phi) machines. Such modernization of code can come from concurrent algorithms, vectorization and data locality, managing power usage, and other techniques. The advantages of neo-heterogeneous systems are apparent because the programming techniques used benefit both multicore and many-core devices. Sixty-nine experts contributed to this book so that we can all learn from their experiences.
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