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ALSO CALLED: Threading, Hyper-threading, Superthreading, Multi-threading
DEFINITION: It is easy to confuse multithreading with multitasking or multiprogramming, which are somewhat different ideas.Multithreading is the ability of a program or an operating system process to manage its use by more than one user at a time and to even manage multiple requests by the same user without having to have multiple copies of the programming running in the computer. Each user request for a program  … 

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8 Simple Rules for Designing Threaded Applications
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WHITE PAPER: This article gives 8 Simple Rules that you can add to your palette of threading design methods. By following these rules you will have more success in writing the best and most efficient threaded implementation of your applications.
Posted: 14 Aug 2009 | Published: 28 Nov 2007

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From a Few Cores to Many: A Tera-scale Computing Research Overview
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides and overview of the Intel® Tera-scale Computing Research Program, Intel's overarching effort to shape the future of Intel processors and platforms. Learn about the heart of Intel's research-achieving c...
Posted: 26 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

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