Minnesota Supercomputing Institute
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
The Hoard memory allocator is a fast, scalable, and memory-efficient memory allocator for Linux, Solaris, Mac OS X, and Windows. Hoard is a drop-in replacement for malloc that can dramatically improve application performance, especially for multithreaded programs running on multiprocessors and multicore CPUs.
To load this software in a Linux environment run the command(s):
module load hoard