Wednesday, September 3, 2008
Why do you use parallel programming- or not?
There are lots of reasons people choose to use parallel programming- not all of them wise. This article by Michael Wolfe gives excellent insight into the current status of parallel algorithms and a call for better education of programmers in the field. What criteria do you use when deciding if a problem will benefit from the use of parallel programming? How do you pick the staff who will solve the problems?