Cameron and Tracey Hughes conclude their exploration of cluster programming with an example of a cluster-based text-file analysis utility that processes and analyzes multiple files in parallel.
Cluster Application Programming: The Pthreads Connection
2006-03-26 General Development 1 Comment
For any aspiring Sergey Brin and Larry Pages out there, this is where you start. Massive parallel text processing, data mining, agregatting results. Its the stuff google is made of. Well, that and some pretty clever PhDs.