Parallel Computing: Architectures, Algorithms and Applications
by C. Bischof, at al.
Publisher: John von Neumann Institute for Computing 2007
The aim of the book is to give an overview of the state-of-the-art of the developments, applications and future trends in high performance computing for all platforms. It addresses all aspects of parallel computing, including applications, hardware and software technologies as well as languages and development environments.
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by G.C. Fox, R.D. Williams, P.C. Messina - Morgan Kaufmann Publishers
A clear illustration of how parallel computers can be successfully applied to large-scale scientific computations. The book demonstrates how various applications in physics, biology and other sciences were implemented on real parallel computers.
by Earl T. Campbell, Joseph Fitzsimons - arXiv
This review provides a gentle introduction to one-way quantum computing in distributed architectures. One-way quantum computation shows significant promise as a model for distributed systems, particularly probabilistic entangling operations.
by Colin Campbell, Ralph Johnson, Stephen Toub - Microsoft Press
A book that introduces .NET programmers to patterns for including parallelism in their applications. Examples of these patterns are parallel loops, parallel tasks and data aggregation with map-reduce. Each pattern has its own chapter.
by Sabu M. Thampi - arXiv
An overview of distributed computing systems. The definition, architecture, characteristics of distributed systems and the various fallacies are discussed. Finally, discusses client/server computing, World Wide Web and types of distributed systems.