Tag Archives: PLINQ

On the future of HPC on Windows

Just a few weeks ago during SC11 Microsoft released two new or updated HPC products, namely Windows Azure HPC Scheduler and Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 SP3. However, what I saw and heard during the last few months as well … Continue reading

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Re: Book Review: C# 2008 and 2005 Thread Programming (Beginner‚Äôs Guide)

I was told that the book I covered in my last review can be get way cheaper over at Packt Publishing. There is also an eBook version available.

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Book Review: C# 2008 and 2005 Thread Programming (Beginner’s Guide)

Just recently – in May 2009 – I gave two lectures on Multithreading with C# for Desktop Applications. I found there are quite a few books available that cover the .NET Thread class when talking about Windows programming in general, … Continue reading

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A performance tuning tale: Optimizing SMXV (sparse Matrix-Vector-Multiplication) on Windows [part 1.5 of 2]

Although it is high time to deliver the second part of this blog post series, I decided to squeeze in one additional post which I named part “1.5”, as it will cover some experiments with SMXV in C#. Since I … Continue reading

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