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Chip Shot: Service Pack 1 for Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2011 Now Available


Today, Intel released Service Pack 1 for Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2011, a comprehensive tool suite for C, C++ and Fortran developers. The service pack contains numerous quality improvements and refinements to help further increase application performance. Notably it includes support for Cilk™ Plus v1.1, IEEE 754-2008, Intel Threading Building Blocks v4.0, and leading support for the latest C++ and Fortran standards. Intel Parallel Studio XE empowers developers to create scalable code for today’s Intel® Xeon® processors while easily extending to Intel® Many Integrated Core (Intel® MIC) architecture.