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ALSO CALLED: Array Processing, Parallel Computing
DEFINITION: Parallel processing software manages the execution of a program on parallel processing hardware with the objectives of obtaining unlimited scalability (being able to handle an increasing number of interactions at the same time) and reducing execution time. Applications that benefit from parallel processing divide roughly into business data processing and technical/scientific processing.Business data  … 

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Vertica for Structured Finance
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the increased business challenges in structured finance, the impact on the underlying enabling technologies, and describes how the use of Vertica’s column store, massively parallel processing (MPP) approach to database management and analytic processing can address some of these challenges.
Posted: 26 Aug 2011 | Published: 26 Aug 2011

Vertica Systems

The Impact of Social Graphing Analysis on the Bottom Line: How Zynga Performs Graph Analysis with the Vertica Analytics Platform
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: It may be surprising to find that Zynga is performing some of the most advanced analytics anywhere. With a user base of over 250 million monthly active users, this white paper describes why Zynga uses the Vertica Analytics Platform to improve its business and game features.
Posted: 26 Aug 2011 | Published: 26 Aug 2011

Vertica Systems

Mastering the Multicore Challenge: An Elegant and Efficient Approach to Exploiting the Power of Parallelism
sponsored by Texas Multicore Technologies, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for an examination of a new software development language and technology called SequenceL, as well as a description of how it works, why there is a need for it and how well it performs in parallel environments.
Posted: 08 Sep 2010 | Published: 26 Aug 2010

Texas Multicore Technologies, Inc.

Informix Active Clustering E-Book
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Read this e-book for an exploration of the four advantages of clustering, including data redundancy and parallel processing, and such benefits as high availability, rapid scalability, flexibility and maximum resource utilization.
Posted: 23 Aug 2010 | Published: 07 Jun 2010

IBM

Ovum Technology Review of Vertica’s Analytic Database
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: Column-based databases can be slow deleting and updating data. Vertica’s Analytic Database is designed specifically for storing and querying large datasets. Vertica’s differentiator is that it combines a columnar database engine with MPP and shared-nothing architecture, aggressive data-compression rates, and high availability.
Posted: 16 Jul 2010 | Published: 16 Jul 2010

Vertica Systems

New Paradigms for High Performance Analytical Computing
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how combining a high performance batch programming and execution model with a high performance analytical database provides significant business benefits for a number of different types of applications.
Posted: 16 Jul 2010 | Published: 16 Jul 2010

Vertica Systems

Parallel Programming Talk #42 - Wolfgang Von Rüden from CERN
sponsored by Intel Software Network
PODCAST: Wolfgang Von Rüden talks about how CERN uses standards to successfully distribute massive computing jobs to global data centers. Also learn how Wolfgang and his team manage the fast pace of change in computing technology during decade long projects. Wolfgang will also introduce our listeners to his openlab project.
Posted: 28 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Aug 13, 2009

Intel Software Network

Parallel Programming Talk - Dr. David Patterson on the future of Parallel Programming
sponsored by Intel Software Network
PODCAST: Join master of the parallel universe Clay Breshears and Aaron Tersteeg as they discuss parallel programming with a special guest. This episode features Dr. David Paterson, Director of the Universal Parallel Computing Research Center at UC Berkeley sponsored by Intel and Microsoft.
Posted: 28 Aug 2009 | Premiered: Jun 10, 2009

Intel Software Network

A Library Based Approach to Threading for Performance
sponsored by Intel Software Network
WHITE PAPER: Libraries play an important role in threading software to run faster on Intel multi-core platforms. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 14 Aug 2009 | Published: 22 May 2008

Intel Software Network

Presentation Transcript: Flash Technology in HPC, Let the Revolution Begin
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this eSeminar transcript from Sun Microsystems, hosted by Tech Target, leading technical experts will discuss Flash technology and it's effect in the HPC environment.
Posted: 01 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Best Practices for a Data Warehouse on Oracle Database 11g
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In order to ensure the enterprise data warehouse will get the optimal performance and will scale as your data set grows you need to get three fundamental things correct, the hardware configuration, the data model and the data loading process.
Posted: 19 Jan 2009 | Published: 19 Jan 2009

Oracle Corporation

From a Few Cores to Many: A Tera-scale Computing Research Overview
sponsored by Intel Corporation
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

Intel Corporation

Quad-core Processors Bring Higher Performance and Lower Cost to Mainstream Computing
sponsored by HP, Intel, & VMware
WHITE PAPER: The focus of this IDC white paper is to compare quad-core processors and single-core processors. It then explores the market adoption, customer value proposition and adoption plans for Intel's quad-core technology processor through ...
Posted: 15 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

HP, Intel, & VMware

Server Consolidation with Virtualization
sponsored by VMware and IBM
BOOK: IT organizations are adopting a new generation of infrastructure technologies and methodologies including server consolidation. Learn how virtualization can help with this transition.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 11 Jan 2005

VMware and IBM
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