Chapter 3. New Technologies in Parallelism

  1. Enrique Alba
  1. Enrique Alba and
  2. Antonio J. Nebro

Published Online: 16 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471739383.ch3

Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms

Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms

How to Cite

Alba, E. and Nebro, A. J. (2005) New Technologies in Parallelism, in Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms (ed E. Alba), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471739383.ch3

Author Information

  1. Universidad de Málaga, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 SEP 2005
  2. Published Print: 19 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471678069

Online ISBN: 9780471739388

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Keywords:

  • parallel computer architectures;
  • technological innovations;
  • parallel programming;
  • Flynn's classification;
  • memory systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Parallel Computer Architectures: An Overview

  • Shared-Memory and Distributed-Memory Programming

  • Shared-Memory Tools

  • Distributed-Memory Tools

  • Which of Them?

  • Summary

  • References