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  1. Programming Models and Languages for Clusters of Multi-core NodesPart 2: Hybrid MPI and OpenMP Alice Koniges – NERSC, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Rolf Rabenseifner – High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS), Germany Gabriele Jost – Texas Advanced Computing Center, The University of Texas at Austin *Georg Hager – Erlangen Regional Computing Center (RRZE), University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany *author only—not speaking Tutorial at SciDAC Tutorial DayJune 19, 2009, San Diego, CA • PART 1: Introduction • PART 2: MPI+OpenMP • PART 3: PGAS Languages • ANNEX https://fs.hlrs.de/projects/rabenseifner/publ/SciDAC2009-Part2-Hybrid.pdf 05/19/09, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  2. Hybrid Programming – Outline PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Introduction / Motivation • Programming Models on Clusters of SMP nodes • Practical “How-To” on hybrid programming • Mismatch Problems & Pitfalls • Application Categories that Can Benefit from Hybrid Parallelization/Case Studies • Summary on hybrid parallelization 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager https://fs.hlrs.de/projects/rabenseifner/publ/SciDAC2009-Part2-Hybrid.pdf 08/4/06, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  3. Goals of this part of the tutorial PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Effective methods for clusters of SMP nodeMismatch problems & Pitfalls • Technical aspects of hybrid programming Programming models on clusters “How-To” • Opportunities with hybrid programming Application categories that can benefit from hybrid parallelization Case studies CoreCPU(socket) SMP board ccNUMA node Cluster of ccNUMA/SMP nodes L1 cacheL2 cache Intra-node network Inter-node network Inter-blade newtrok 08/28/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  4. MotivationHybrid MPI/OpenMP programming seems natural PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Background 1) MPI everywhere 2) Fully hybrid 3) Mixed model Foreground SMP node SMP node SMP node SMP node MPI process8 x multi-threaded MPI process8 x multi-threaded MPI process4 x multi-threaded MPI process4 x multi-threaded MPI process4 x multi-threaded MPI process4 x multi-threaded MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI Socket 1 Socket 2 Socket 2 Socket 1 Socket 1 Socket 1 Socket 2 Socket 2 MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI MPI Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Quad-coreCPU Node Interconnect Node Interconnect • Which programming model is fastest? • MPI everywhere? • Fully hybrid MPI & OpenMP? • Something between?(Mixed model) ? • Often hybrid programming slower than pure MPI • Examples, Reasons, … 08/28/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  5. Programming Models for Hierarchical Systems PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Node Interconnect MPIlocal data in each process OpenMP(shared data) Master thread, other threads data some_serial_code #pragma omp parallel for for (j=…;…; j++) block_to_be_parallelized again_some_serial_code Sequential program on each CPU Explicit Message Passingby calling MPI_Send & MPI_Recv ••• sleeping ••• • Pure MPI (one MPI process on each CPU) • Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • shared memory OpenMP • distributed memory MPI • Other: Virtual shared memory systems, PGAS, HPF, … • Often hybrid programming (MPI+OpenMP) slower than pure MPI • why? OpenMP inside of the SMP nodes MPI between the nodes via node interconnect 2004-2006, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  6. MPI and OpenMP Programming Models PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary No overlap of Comm. + Comp. MPI only outside of parallel regionsof the numerical application code Overlapping Comm. + Comp. MPI communication by one or a few threads while other threads are computing Masteronly MPI only outsideof parallel regions MPIlocal data in each process OpenMP(shared data) Master thread, other threads data some_serial_code #pragma omp parallel for for (j=…;…; j++) block_to_be_parallelized again_some_serial_code Sequential program on each CPU Explicit message transfersby calling MPI_Send & MPI_Recv ••• sleeping ••• pure MPI one MPI process on each core hybrid MPI+OpenMP MPI: inter-node communication OpenMP: inside of each SMP node OpenMP only distributed virtual shared memory 2004-2006, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  7. Pure MPI PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Advantages • MPI library need not to support multiple threads Major problems • Does MPI library use internally different protocols? • Shared memory inside of the SMP nodes • Network communication between the nodes • Does application topology fit on hardware topology? • Unnecessary MPI-communication inside of SMP nodes! pure MPI one MPI process on each core Discussed in detail later on in the section Mismatch Problems 2004-2006, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  8. Hybrid Masteronly PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Advantages • No message passing inside of the SMP nodes • No topology problem Masteronly MPI only outside of parallel regions • Major Problems • All other threads are sleepingwhile master thread communicates! • Which inter-node bandwidth? for (iteration ….) { #pragma omp parallel numerical code /*end omp parallel */ /* on master thread only */ MPI_Send (original data to halo areas in other SMP nodes) MPI_Recv (halo data from the neighbors) } /*end for loop 2004-2006, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  9. Comparison of MPI and OpenMP MPI Memory Model Data private by default Data accessed by multiple processes needs to be explicitly communicated Program Execution Parallel execution from start to beginning Parallelization Domain decomposition Explicitly programmed by user PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • OpenMP • Memory Model • Data shared by default • Access to shared data requires synchronization • Private data needs to be explicitly declared • Program Execution • Fork-Join Model • Parallelization • Thread based • Incremental, typically on loop level • Based on compiler directives

  10. Support of Hybrid Programming PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • MPI • MPI-1 no concept of threads • MPI-2: • Thread support • MPI_Init_thread • OpenMP • None • API only for one execution unit, which is one MPI process • For example: No means to specify the total number of threads across several MPI processes.

  11. MPI2 MPI_Init_thread PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Syntax: call MPI_Init_thread( irequired, iprovided, ierr) int MPI_Init_thread(int *argc, char ***argv, int required, int *provided) int MPI::Init_thread(int& argc, char**& argv, int required) If supported, the call will return provided = required. Otherwise, the highest level of support will be provided.

  12. Overlapping Communication and Work One core can saturate the PCI-e network bus. Why use all to communicate? Communicate with one or several cores. Work with others during communication. Need at least MPI_THREAD_FUNNELED support. Can be difficult to manage and load balance! PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary

  13. Overlapping Communication and Work PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary C Fortran include ‘mpi.h’ program hybover call mpi_init_thread(MPI_THREAD_FUNNELED,…) !$OMP parallel if (ithread .eq. 0) then call MPI_<whatever>(…,ierr) else <work> endif !$OMP end parallel end #include <mpi.h> int main(int argc, char **argv){ int rank, size, ierr, i; ierr= MPI_Init_thread(…) #pragma omp parallel { if (thread == 0){ ierr=MPI_<Whatever>(…) } if(thread != 0){ work } }

  14. Thread-rank Communication PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary : call mpi_init_thread( MPI_THREAD_MULTIPLE, iprovided,ierr) call mpi_comm_rank(MPI_COMM_WORLD, irank, ierr) call mpi_comm_size(MPI_COMM_WORLD,nranks, ierr) : !$OMP parallel private(i, ithread, nthreads) : nthreads=OMP_GET_NUM_THREADS() ithread =OMP_GET_THREAD_NUM() call pwork(ithread, irank, nthreads, nranks…) if(irank == 0) then call mpi_send(ithread,1,MPI_INTEGER, 1, ithread,MPI_COMM_WORLD, ierr) else call mpi_recv( j,1,MPI_INTEGER, 0, ithread,MPI_COMM_WORLD, istatus,ierr) print*, "Yep, this is ",irank," thread ", ithread," I received from ", j endif !$OMP END PARALLEL end Communicate between ranks. Threads use tags to differentiate.

  15. Hybrid Programming – Outline PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Introduction / Motivation • Programming models on clusters of SMP nodes • Practical “How-To” on hybrid programming • Mismatch Problems & Pitfalls • Application categories that can benefit from hybrid parallelization/Case Studies • Summary on hybrid parallelization 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager 08/4/06, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  16. Compile and Linking Hybrid Codes Use MPI include files and link with MPI library: Usually achieved by using MPI compiler script Use OpenMP compiler switch for compiling AND linking Examples: PGI (Portlan Group compiler) mpif90 -fast -tp barcelona-64 –mp (AMD Opteron) Pathscale for AMD Opteron: mpif90 –Ofast –openmp Cray (based on pgf90) ftn –fast –tp barcelona-64 -mp IBM Power 6: mpxlf_r -O4 -qarch=pwr6 -qtune=pwr6 -qsmp=omp Intel mpif90 -openmp PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager

  17. Running Hybrid Codes PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Running the code • Highly non-portable! Consult system docs • Things to consider: • Is environment available for MPI Processes: • E.g.: mpirun –np 4 OMP_NUM_THREADS=4 … a.outinstead of your binary alone may be necessary • How many MPI Processes per node? • How many threads per MPI Process? • Which cores are used for MPI? • Which cores are used for threads? • Where is the memory allocated?

  18. Running the code efficiently? PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Memory access not uniform on node level • NUMA (AMD Opteron, SGI Altix, IBM Power6 (p575), Sun Blades, Intel Nehalem) • Multi-core, multi-socket • Shared vs. separate caches • Multi-chip vs. single-chip • Separate/shared buses • Communication bandwidth not uniform between cores, sockets, nodes 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager

  19. Running code on Hierarchical Systems PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Multi-core: • NUMA locality effects • Shared vs. separate caches • Separate/shared buses • Placement of MPI buffers • Multi-socket effects/multi-node/multi-rack • Bandwidth bottlenecks • Intra-node MPI performance • Core ↔ core; socket ↔ socket • Inter-node MPI performance • node ↔ node within rack; node ↔ node between racks • OpenMP performance depends on placement of threads

  20. A short introduction to ccNUMA PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary C C C C C C C C M M M M • ccNUMA: • whole memory is transparently accessible by all processors • but physically distributed • with varying bandwidth and latency • and potential contention (shared memory paths) 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager

  21. ccNUMA Memory Locality Problems PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Locality of reference is key to scalable performance on ccNUMA • Less of a problem with pure MPI, but see below • What factors can destroy locality? • MPI programming: • processes lose their association with the CPU the mapping took place on originally • OS kernel tries to maintain strong affinity, but sometimes fails • Shared Memory Programming (OpenMP, hybrid): • threads losing association with the CPU the mapping took place on originally • improper initialization of distributed data • Lots of extra threads are running on a node, especially for hybrid • All cases: • Other agents (e.g., OS kernel) may fill memory with data that prevents optimal placement of user data 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager

  22. Example 1: Running Hybrid on Cray XT4 Shared Memory: Cache-coherent 4-way Node Distributed memory: Network of nodes Core-to-Core Node-to-Node PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Hyper Transport 1 1 network memory Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core

  23. Process and Thread Placement on Cray XT4 PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 1 1 export OMP_NUM_THREADS=4 export MPICH_RANK_REORDER_DISPLAY=1 aprun –n 2 sp-mz.B.2 [PE_0]: rank 0 is on nid01759; [PE_0]: rank 1 is on nid01759; Rank 1 network 1 node, 4 cores, 8 threads Rank 0 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core

  24. Process and Thread Placement on Cray XT4 PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 1 1 export OMP_NUM_THREADS=4 export MPICH_RANK_REORDER_DISPLAY=1 aprun –n 2 –N 1 sp-mz.B.2 [PE_0]: rank 0 is on nid01759; [PE_0]: rank 1 is on nid01882; Rank 1 network 2 nodes, 8 cores, 8 threads Rank 0 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core

  25. Example Batch Script Cray XT4 PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Cray XT4 at ERDC: • 1 quad-core AMD Opteron per node • ftn -fastsse -tp barcelona-64 –mp –o bt-mz.128 #!/bin/csh #PBS -q standard #PBS –l mppwidth=512 #PBS -l walltime=00:30:00 module load xt-mpt cd $PBS_O_WORKDIR setenv OMP_NUM_THREADS 4 aprun -n 128 -N 1 –d 4./bt-mz.128 setenv OMP_NUM_THREADS 2 aprun –n 256 –N 2 –d 2./bt-mz.256 Maximum of 4 threads per MPI process on XT4 4 threads per MPI Proc Number of MPI Procs per Node: 1 Proc per node allows for 4 threads per Proc 2 MPI Procs per node, 2 threads per MPI Proc Hybrid Parallel Programming 09/26/07, Author: Gabriele Jost

  26. Example 2: Running hybrid on Sun Constellation Cluster Ranger Highly hierarchical Shared Memory: Cache-coherent, Non-uniform memory access (ccNUMA) 16-way Node (Blade) Distributed memory: Network of ccNUMA blades Core-to-Core Socket-to-Socket Blade-to-Blade Chassis-to-Chassis PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 2 2 3 3 network 1 1 0 0 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core

  27. Ranger Network Bandwidth PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary MPI ping-pong micro benchmark results “Exploiting Multi-Level Parallelism on the Sun Constellation System”., L. Koesterke, et. al., TACC, TeraGrid08 Paper

  28. NUMA Control: Process Placement Affinity and Policy can be changed externally through numactl at the socket and core level. PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Command: numactl <options> ./a.out 3 2 12,13,14,15 8,9,10,11 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core 1 0 4,5,6,7 0,1,2,3 Socket References Core References

  29. NUMA Operations: Memory Placement Memory allocation: MPI – local allocation is best OpenMP – Interleave best for large, completely shared arrays that are randomly accessed by different threads – local best for private arrays Once allocated, a memory structure’s is fixed PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 2 3 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core 1 0 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Memory: Socket References

  30. NUMA Operations (cont. 3) PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary

  31. Hybrid Batch Script 4 tasks, 4 threads/task PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 4 MPI per node for mvapich2

  32. The Topology Problem with PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary boxes Sequential alignm. 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Horizontal ranks 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 17 x inter-node connections per node 1 x inter-socket connection per node pure MPI one MPI process on each core Application example on 80 cores: • Cartesian application with 5 x 16 = 80 sub-domains • On system with 10 x dual socket x quad-core Sequential ranking ofMPI_COMM_WORLD Does it matter? 09/09/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  33. The Topology Problem with PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary boxes A B C D E F G H I J A 0 B 1 C 2 D 3 E 4 F 5 G 6 H 7 I 8 J 9 A 10 B 11 C 12 D 13 E 14 F 15 G 16 H 17 18 I 19 J A 20 B 21 22 C D 23 E 24 F 25 G 26 H 27 I 28 J 29 A 30 B 31 Horizontal ranks C 32 D 33 E 34 35 F G 36 H 37 38 I J 39 A 40 B 41 C 42 D 43 E 44 F 45 G 46 H 47 I 48 J 49 A 50 B 51 C 52 D 53 E 54 F 55 G 56 H 57 I 58 J 59 A 60 B 61 C 62 D 63 E 64 F 65 G 66 H 67 I 68 J 69 A 70 B 71 C 72 D 73 E 74 F 75 G 76 H 77 I 78 J 79 J A J A J A J A 32 x inter-node connections per node 0 x inter-socket connection per node A J J A J A A J pure MPI one MPI process on each core Application example on 80 cores: • Cartesian application with 5 x 16 = 80 sub-domains • On system with 10 x dual socket x quad-core Round robin align. Never trust the default !!! Round robin ranking ofMPI_COMM_WORLD 09/09/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  34. The Topology Problem with PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary boxes Level 1 + Level 2 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Horizontal ranks 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 10 x inter-node connections per node 4 x inter-socket connection per node pure MPI one MPI process on each core Application example on 80 cores: • Cartesian application with 5 x 16 = 80 sub-domains • On system with 10 x dual socket x quad-core Two levels of domain decomposition Bad affinity of cores to thread ranks 09/09/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  35. The Topology Problem with PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary boxes Level 1 + 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Level 2a 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Horizontal ranks 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 10 x inter-node connections per node 2 x inter-socket connection per node pure MPI one MPI process on each core Application example on 80 cores: • Cartesian application with 5 x 16 = 80 sub-domains • On system with 10 x dual socket x quad-core Two levels of domain decomposition Good affinity of cores to thread ranks 09/09/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  36. The Topology Problem with hybrid MPI+OpenMP MPI: inter-node communication OpenMP: inside of each SMP node MPI Level OpenMP 3 x inter-node connections per node, but ~ 4 x more traffic 2 x inter-socket connection per node Application example: • Same Cartesian application aspect ratio: 5 x 16 • On system with 10 x dual socket x quad-core • 2 x 5 domain decomposition Application Affinity of cores to thread ranks !!! 09/09/08, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  37. IMB Ping-Pong on DDR-IB Woodcrest cluster: Bandwidth CharacteristicsIntra-Socket vs. Intra-node vs. Inter-node PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Shared cache advantage Between two cores of one socket Between two nodes via InfiniBand Between two sockets of one node P P P P C C C C intrasocket intranodecomm C C Chipset Memory 0 2 1 3 Affinity matters! Courtesy of Georg Hager (RRZE) 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager

  38. OpenMP: Additional Overhead & Pitfalls PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Using OpenMP  may prohibit compiler optimization  may cause significant loss of computational performance • Thread fork / join • On ccNUMA SMP nodes: • E.g. in the masteronly scheme: • One thread produces data • Master thread sends the data with MPI  data may be internally communicated from one memory to the other one • Amdahl’s law for each level of parallelism • Using MPI-parallel application libraries?  Are they prepared for hybrid? 2004-2006, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  39. Hybrid Programming – Outline PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Introduction / Motivation • Programming Models on Clusters of SMP nodes • Practical “How-To” on hybrid programming • Mismatch Problems & Pitfalls • Application Categories that Can Benefit from Hybrid Parallelization/Case Studies • Summary on hybrid parallelization 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager 08/4/06, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  40. The Multi-Zone NAS Parallel Benchmarks PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Nested OpenMP MPI/OpenMP MLP Time step sequential sequential sequential MPI Processes MLP Processes inter-zones OpenMP exchangeboundaries data copy+ sync. Call MPI OpenMP intra-zones OpenMP OpenMP OpenMP • Multi-zone versions of the NAS Parallel Benchmarks LU,SP, and BT • Two hybrid sample implementations • Load balance heuristics part of sample codes • www.nas.nasa.gov/Resources/Software/software.html

  41. Aggregate sizes: Class C: 480 x 320 x 28 grid points Class D: 1632 x 1216 x 34 grid points Class E: 4224 x 3456 x 92 grid points BT-MZ: (Block-tridiagonal Solver) #Zones: 256 (C), 1024 (D), 4096 (E) Size of the zones varies widely: large/small about 20 requires multi-level parallelism to achieve a good load-balance LU-MZ: (Lower-Upper Symmetric Gauss Seidel Solver) #Zones: 16 (C, D, and E) Size of the zones identical: no load-balancing required limited parallelism on outer level SP-MZ: (Scalar-Pentadiagonal Solver) #Zones: 256 (C), 1024 (D), 4096 (E) Size of zones identical no load-balancing required Benchmark Characteristics PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Pure MPI: Load-balancing problems! Good candidate for MPI+OpenMP Expectations: LU not used in this study because of small number of cores on the systems Limited MPI Parallelism: MPI+OpenMP increases Parallelism Load-balanced on MPI level: Pure MPI should perform best

  42. BT-MZ based on MPI/OpenMP PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • … • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary Fine-grain OpenMP Parallelism Coarse-grain MPI Parallelism subroutine x_solve (u, rhs, !$OMP PARALLEL DEFAUL(SHARED) !$OMP& PRIVATE(i,j,k,isize...) • isize = nx-1 • !$OMP DO do k = 2, nz-1 do j = 2, ny-1 ….. call lhsinit (lhs, isize) do i = 2, nx-1 lhs(m,i,j,k)= .. end do call matvec () call matmul ()….. end do end do end do • !$OMP END DO nowait !$OMP END PARALLEL call omp_set_numthreads (weight) do step = 1, itmax call exch_qbc(u, qbc, nx,…) do zone = 1, num_zones if (iam .eq.pzone_id(zone)) then call comp_rhs(u,rsd,…) call x_solve (u, rhs,…) call y_solve (u, rhs,…) call z_solve (u, rhs,…) call add (u, rhs,….) end if end do end do ... call mpi_send/recv

  43. NPB-MZ Class C Scalability on Cray XT4 No 512x1 since #zones = 256 !! Expected: #MPI Processes limited • Results reported for 16-512 cores • SP-MZ pure MPI scales up to 256 cores • SP-MZ MPI/OpenMP scales to 512 cores • SP-MZ MPI/OpenMP outperforms pure MPI for 256 cores • BT-MZ MPI does not scale • BT-MZ MPI/OpenMP does not scale to 512 cores Unexpected! Expected: Good load-balance requires 64 x8 09/26/07, Author: Gabriele Jost

  44. Sun Constellation Cluster Ranger (1) PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Located at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), University of Texas at Austin (http://www.tacc.utexas.edu) • 3936 Sun Blades, 4 AMD Quad-core 64bit 2.3GHz processors per node (blade), 62976 cores total • 123TB aggregrate memory • Peak Performance 579 Tflops • InfiniBand Switch interconnect • Sun Blade x6420 Compute Node: • 4 Sockets per node • 4 cores per socket • HyperTransport System Bus • 32GB memory

  45. Sun Constellation Cluster Ranger (2) PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Compilation: • PGI pgf90 7.1 • mpif90 -tp barcelona-64 -r8 • Cache optimized benchmarks Execution: • MPI MVAPICH • setenv OMP_NUM_THREAD NTHREAD • ibrun numactl.sh bt-mz.exe • numactl controls • Socket affinity: select sockets to run • Core affinity: select cores within socket • Memory policy: where to allocate memory Default script for process placement available on Ranger

  46. Scalability in Mflops with increasing number of cores MPI/OpenMP: Best Result over all MPI/OpenMP combinations for a fixed number of cores Use of numactl essential to achieve scalability NPB-MZ Class E Scalability on Ranger PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary BT-MZ Significant improve-ment (235%): Load-balancing issues solved with MPI+OpenMP SP-MZ Pure MPI is already load-balanced. But hybrid programming 9.6% faster Unexpected!

  47. Numactl: Using Threads across Sockets PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 2 2 3 3 bt-mz.1024x8 yields best load-balance Rank 1 • -pe 2way 8192 • export OMP_NUM_THREADS=8 • my_rank=$PMI_RANK • local_rank=$(( $my_rank % $myway )) • numnode=$(( $local_rank + 1 )) • Original: • -------- • numactl -N $numnode -m $numnode $* • Bad performance! • Each process runs 8 threads on 4 cores • Memory allocated on one socket network Rank 0 1 1 0 0 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core

  48. Numactl: Using Threads across Sockets PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary 2 2 3 3 bt-mz.1024x8 export OMP_NUM_THREADS=8 my_rank=$PMI_RANK local_rank=$(( $my_rank % $myway )) numnode=$(( $local_rank + 1 )) Original: -------- numactl -N $numnode -m $numnode $* Modified: -------- if [ $local_rank -eq 0 ]; then numactl -N 0,3 -m 0,3 $* else numactl -N 1,2 -m 1,2 $* fi network 1 1 0 0 Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Core Rank 0 • Achieves Scalability! • Process uses cores and memory across 2 sockets • Suitable for 8 threads Rank 1

  49. Hybrid Programming – Outline PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary • Introduction / Motivation • Programming Models on Clusters of SMP nodes • Practical “How-To” on hybrid programming & Case Studies • Mismatch Problems & Pitfalls • Application Categories that Can Benefit from Hybrid Parallelization/Case Studies • Summary on Hybrid Parallelization 08/29/08, Author: Georg Hager 08/4/06, Author: Rolf Rabenseifner

  50. Elements of Successful Hybrid Programming System Requirements: Some level of shared memory parallelism, such as within a multi-core node Runtime libraries and environment to support both models Thread-safe MPI library Compiler support for OpenMP directives, OpenMP runtime libraries Mechanisms to map MPI processes onto cores and nodes Application Requirements: Expose multiple levels of parallelism Coarse-grained and fine-grained Enough fine-grained parallelism to allow OpenMP scaling to the number of cores per node Performance: Highly dependent on optimal process and thread placement No standard API to achieve optimal placement Optimal placement may not be be known beforehand (i.e. optimal number of threads per MPI process) or requirements may change during execution Memory traffic yields resource contention on multi-core nodes Cache optimization more critical than on single core nodes PART 2: Hybrid MPI+OpenMP • Introduction • Programming Models • How-To on hybrid prog. • Mismatch Problems • Application … can benefit • Summary