Lorin Hochstein

Ramblings about software, research and other things

Bifurcation

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The IT community:

Shared memory programming (pthreads) is awful! Message-passing (Erlang) would make our lives so much easier!

The high-performance computing community:

Message-passing (MPI) is awful! Shared-memory programming (OpenMP, PGAS) would make our lives so much easier!

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Written by Lorin

December 21, 2011 at 9:22 am

Posted in software

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