Having just switched from Visual Studio 2015 Update 1 to Update 3 and updated our compiler from Intel Composer 2016.2 to 2017.1 we got an error C4772: C++ Error C4772: #import referenced a type from a missing type library; ‘__missing_type__’ used as a placeholder The code included two type libraries Common and Logger, the Logger […]
Decided to switch hosting again to SiteGround as my current provider Arvixe seems to be getting slower and slower as the days go by. Looking at my stats on Pingdom I’m at over 2000ms now for a rather simple website, compared with around 250ms with SiteGround for exactly the same content.
Currently attending an Intel Developer Workshop at The Genome Analysis Centre in Norwich. Learning lots more about more advanced techniques for optimising code for speed. I already knew a fair bit about parallelization, vectorization and other such things but it’s nice to go into a bit more depth into the various aspects of performance tuning […]
Today I attended an Intel Developer Conference at the Mayfair hotel in London. The presentations covered various aspects of the Intel Parallel Studio XE software suite as well as informing people of the upcoming features of their new processors including the AVX-512 instruction set that will be similar to those in the Xeon Phi co-processors […]
My web-hosting provider came up for renewal today and after shopping around a bit I decided to switch providers to Arvixe because they were much cheaper and also offer many more options that I am hoping to make use of in the near future.