Knights Landing: Second-Generation Intel Xeon Phi Product

  title={Knights Landing: Second-Generation Intel Xeon Phi Product},
  author={Avinash Sodani and Roger Gramunt and Jes{\'u}s Corbal and Ho-Seop Kim and Krishna Vinod and Sundaram Chinthamani and Steven Hutsell and Rajat Agarwal and Yen-Chen Liu},
  journal={IEEE Micro},
This article describes the architecture of Knights Landing, the second-generation Intel Xeon Phi product family, which targets high-performance computing and other highly parallel workloads. It provides a significant increase in scalar and vector performance and a big boost in memory bandwidth compared to the prior generation, called Knights Corner. Knights Landing is a self-booting, standard CPU that is completely binary compatible with prior Intel Xeon processors and is capable of running all… 
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