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Title: Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer

Abstract

Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a PAMI of a parallel computer is disclosed. The PAMI is composed of data communications endpoints, each including a specification of data communications parameters for a thread of execution on a compute node, including specifications of a client, a context, and a task. The compute nodes are coupled for data communications through the PAMI. The parallel application establishes a data communications geometry specifying a set of endpoints that are used in collective operations of the PAMI by associating with the geometry a list of collective algorithms valid for use with the endpoints of the geometry; registering in each endpoint in the geometry a dispatch callback function for a collective operation; and executing without blocking, through a single one of the endpoints in the geometry, an instruction for the collective operation.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1163666
Patent Number(s):
8,886,916
Application Number:
13/671,762
Assignee:
International Business Machines Corporation (Armonk, NY) OSTI
DOE Contract Number:  
B554331
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Nov 08
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

Citation Formats

Archer, Charles J, Blocksome, Michael A, Cernohous, Bob R, Ratterman, Joseph D, and Smith, Brian E. Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer. United States: N. p., 2014. Web.
Archer, Charles J, Blocksome, Michael A, Cernohous, Bob R, Ratterman, Joseph D, & Smith, Brian E. Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer. United States.
Archer, Charles J, Blocksome, Michael A, Cernohous, Bob R, Ratterman, Joseph D, and Smith, Brian E. Tue . "Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1163666.
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abstractNote = {Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a PAMI of a parallel computer is disclosed. The PAMI is composed of data communications endpoints, each including a specification of data communications parameters for a thread of execution on a compute node, including specifications of a client, a context, and a task. The compute nodes are coupled for data communications through the PAMI. The parallel application establishes a data communications geometry specifying a set of endpoints that are used in collective operations of the PAMI by associating with the geometry a list of collective algorithms valid for use with the endpoints of the geometry; registering in each endpoint in the geometry a dispatch callback function for a collective operation; and executing without blocking, through a single one of the endpoints in the geometry, an instruction for the collective operation.},
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year = {2014},
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