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Parallel Processing

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Perils of Parallel – must read blog

If you need to get perspective on the market and direction of parallel processing technologies then fewer places offer better insight than Greg Pfister’s┬áPerils of Parallel blog. I suspect Greg has forgotten more about parallel processing than many of us will ever know. ┬áThe blog posts (and the discussion throughout the comments) are a must [...]

N-body simulation problems and the joys of blogs

One of the real joys of people adopting blogs is the pure serendipity of discovering useful info. In Steve Jenks parallel computing blog there is a great article on different approaches to parallel solutions and how sometimes an algorithmic optimization can make a problem run faster on fewer processors than when it is purely distributed on a greater number of processors.