A Look at Library Software for Linear Algebra: Past, Present, and Future

6/18/98


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A Look at Library Software for Linear Algebra: Past, Present, and Future

1960ís

Wilkinson-Reinsch Handbook

1970ís

NATS Project

EISPACK

EISPACK

1970ís continued

Basic Linear Algebra Subprograms

CRAY and VAX

LINPACK

LINPACK

LINPACK Efficiency

1980ís Vector Computing (Parallel Processing)

1980ís continued

1980ís (Lost Decade for Parallel Software)

EISPACK 3 and BLAS 2 & 3

Netlib - Mathematical Software and Data

Netlib Growth

1990ís

PPT Slide

Parallel Processing Comes of Age

Memory Hierarchy and LAPACK

Why Higher Level BLAS?

History of Block Partitioned Algorithms

LAPACK

PPT Slide

1990ís continued

Templates Project

ScaLAPACK

High-Performance Computing Directions

Heterogeneous Computing

Java - For Numerical Computations?

Network Enabled Servers

Future: Petaflops ( fl pt ops/s)

Summary

PPT Slide

Author: Jack Dongarra

Email: dongarra@cs.utk.edu

Home Page: http://www.netlib.org/utk/people/JackDongarra/