10 days late (12/02/13 00:00:00)
mpich-3.1 is a feature release, with several large new features planned for it. Below is a wish-list of features that are being considered. Some of these might not make it into the release, and will be pushed to a later release.
Improved support for Intel MIC (contribution from Intel) [complete] MPICH-PAMI Integration (contribution from IBM) [complete] MPI-3 compatible Fault Tolerance [complete] RMA performance improvements [complete] MPI Tools Interface Improvements [complete] MPICH 3.1 ABI updates [complete] MPI large count 64-bit safety [complete]
Due in 7 weeks (02/01/14 00:00:00)
This is a bug-fix release.
Due in 12 months (12/01/14 00:00:00)
- Improved support for Intel MIC (contribution from U. Tokyo)
- Active Messages
- Fortran 2008 bindings
- Topology function improvements (Comm_split_type and Cart/graph_create)
- Support for GPUs
- RMA netmod interface
- Support for PMI-2
- CPU idling while waiting