Friday, 9 May 2008

Surviving in the multicore era with Microsoft's Parallel FX

The F#.NET Journal just published an article covering Microsoft's awesome new library for parallel programming on .NET:

"As the world transitions to multicore desktop computers over the next few years it is essential that software evolves to take advantage of this new dimension in processing power by exposing parallelism. Any software products that fail to evolve will suffer catastrophic losses in sales. The F# programming language uniquely combines natural parallelism at the language level with state-of-the-art capability at the implementation level thanks to its .NET foundation. Microsoft's new Task Parallel Library (TPL) is the keystone in building parallel F# programs and this article explains how this is done using Microsoft's latest Community Technology Preview (CTP) of the TPL..."

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