Fundamentals of Multicore Software Development

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2011-12-12
330 pages

Book Description

With multicore processors now in every computer, , and embedded device, the need for cost-effective, reliable parallel software has never been greater. By explaining key aspects of multicore programming, of Multicore Software Development helps software engineers understand parallel programming and master the multicore challenge.

Accessible to newcomers to the field, the book captures the state of the art of multicore programming in computer science. It covers the fundamentals of multicore hardware, parallel patterns, and parallel programming in C++, .NET, and Java. It also discusses manycore computing on graphics cards and heterogeneous multicore platforms, automatic parallelization, automatic tuning, transactional memory, and emerging applications.

As computing power increasingly comes from parallelism, software developers must embrace parallel programming. Written by leaders in the field, this book provides an overview of the existing and up-and-coming programming choices for multicores. It addresses issues in architecture, , languages, and compilers.

Book Details

  • Title: Fundamentals of Multicore Software Development
  • Length: 330 pages
  • Edition: 1
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2011-12-12
  • ISBN-10: 143981273X
  • ISBN-13: 9781439812730