Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 28th Oct 2005 11:17 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems Herb Sutter, a software architect from Microsoft, gave a speech yesterday at In-Stat/MDR's Fall Processor Forum. Addressing a crowd mostly consisting of hardware engineers, he talked about how the software world was ill-prepared to make use of the new multicore CPUs coming from Intel and AMD.
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Pervasive multithreaded programming model...
by on Fri 28th Oct 2005 12:57 UTC in reply to "What?"

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Maybe someone start to see why forcing pervasive multithreading on developers was a good (but damn too early) move from Be Inc.

As BeOS shows, when wholy multithreaded, a system get better responsiveness. When running on a SMP machine, it expand performance too.

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