1. Introduction2. Prototypes with their Bottlenecks

3. Arithmetic Operations and Memory Bandwidth

5. The Fujitsu VPP300 (and VPP700)

7. The CRAY T3E and DEC Alpha Processors

9. Basic Considerations Concerning Data Structures

10. Fortran, Autovectorization and Autoparallelization, Programming Models

13. Systems of Linear Equations on Vector Processors

14. Remarks to the Parallelization of the Gauss Algorithm

15. Tridiagonal Linear Systems