Principles Of Concurrent And Distributed Programming

Author: M. Ben-Ari
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780321312839
Size: 78.31 MB
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Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education. Software today is inherently concurrent or distributed - from event-based GUI designs to operating and real-time systems to Internet applications. The new edition of this classic introduction to concurrency has been completely revised in view of the growing importance of concurrency constructs embedded in programming languages and of formal methods such as model checking that are widely used in industry.

Foundations Of Multithreaded Parallel And Distributed Programming

Author: Gregory R. Andrews
Publisher: Addison Wesley
Size: 30.76 MB
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Foundations of Multithreaded, Parallel, and Distributed Programming covers, and then applies, the core concepts and techniques needed for an introductory course in this subject. Its emphasis is on the practice and application of parallel systems, using real-world examples throughout. Greg Andrews teaches the fundamental concepts of multithreaded, parallel and distributed computing and relates them to the implementation and performance processes. He presents the appropriate breadth of topics and supports these discussions with an emphasis on performance.Features Emphasizes how to solve problems, with correctness the primary concern and performance an important, but secondary, concern Includes a number of case studies which cover such topics as pthreads, MPI, and OpenMP libraries, as well as programming languages like Java, Ada, high performance Fortran, Linda, Occam, and SR Provides examples using Java syntax and discusses how Java deals with monitors, sockets, and remote method invocation Covers current programming techniques such as semaphores, locks, barriers, monitors, message passing, and remote invocation Concrete examples are executed with complete programs, both shared and distributed Sample applications include scientific computing and distributed systems 0201357526B04062001

On Concurrent Programming

Author: Fred B. Schneider
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387949420
Size: 10.14 MB
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Here, one of the leading figures in the field provides a comprehensive survey of the subject, beginning with prepositional logic and concluding with concurrent programming. It is based on graduate courses taught at Cornell University and is designed for use as a graduate text. Professor Schneier emphasises the use of formal methods and assertional reasoning using notation and paradigms drawn from programming to drive the exposition, while exercises at the end of each chapter extend and illustrate the main themes covered. As a result, all those interested in studying concurrent computing will find this an invaluable approach to the subject.

Concurrent Programming Algorithms Principles And Foundations

Author: Michel Raynal
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642320279
Size: 16.31 MB
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This book is devoted to the most difficult part of concurrent programming, namely synchronization concepts, techniques and principles when the cooperating entities are asynchronous, communicate through a shared memory, and may experience failures. Synchronization is no longer a set of tricks but, due to research results in recent decades, it relies today on sane scientific foundations as explained in this book. In this book the author explains synchronization and the implementation of concurrent objects, presenting in a uniform and comprehensive way the major theoretical and practical results of the past 30 years. Among the key features of the book are a new look at lock-based synchronization (mutual exclusion, semaphores, monitors, path expressions); an introduction to the atomicity consistency criterion and its properties and a specific chapter on transactional memory; an introduction to mutex-freedom and associated progress conditions such as obstruction-freedom and wait-freedom; a presentation of Lamport's hierarchy of safe, regular and atomic registers and associated wait-free constructions; a description of numerous wait-free constructions of concurrent objects (queues, stacks, weak counters, snapshot objects, renaming objects, etc.); a presentation of the computability power of concurrent objects including the notions of universal construction, consensus number and the associated Herlihy's hierarchy; and a survey of failure detector-based constructions of consensus objects. The book is suitable for advanced undergraduate students and graduate students in computer science or computer engineering, graduate students in mathematics interested in the foundations of process synchronization, and practitioners and engineers who need to produce correct concurrent software. The reader should have a basic knowledge of algorithms and operating systems.

Concurrency In Ada

Author: Alan Burns
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521629119
Size: 19.98 MB
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A major feature of the Ada programming language is the facilities it provides for concurrent programming. In this book, Alan Burns and Andy Wellings provide a thorough and self-contained account of concurrent programming in Ada, and show users how to harness the full power of the language. Starting with an overview of the nonconcurrent features of Ada, the authors examine in detail the uses of concurrent programming and the inherent difficulties in providing interprocess communication. They introduce the Ada tasking model, and explain system programming, real-time issues, distribution, object-oriented programming, and reuse. This is the first book to deal with concurrent features in the new Ada standard, and it offers practical advice to both programmers working with embedded systems and those interested more broadly in the development of programming languages. Many otherwise inaccessible issues are probed in depth, making this book invaluable to professional software engineers and advanced students of programming alike. Every Ada programmer will find it essential reading and a primary reference work.

Concurrent Programming In Java

Author: Douglas Lea
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
ISBN: 9780201310092
Size: 19.15 MB
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Software -- Programming Languages.

Concurrent Programming

Author: Stephen J. Hartley
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195113150
Size: 21.42 MB
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An algorithm animation package, written in Java, is used in several of the example programs. The book concludes with a brief introduction to parallel processing with Java."--BOOK JACKET. "Concurrent Programming: The Java Programming Language is ideal for a concurrent programming course or as a supplement in an operating systems class. Professional programmers will also find the presentation accessible."--BOOK JACKET.

Concurrent Programming

Author: Gregory R. Andrews
Publisher: Addison-Wesley
ISBN: 9780805300864
Size: 30.43 MB
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Mathematics of Computing -- Parallelism.


Author: Jeff Magee
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470093559
Size: 39.60 MB
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Looks at the concepts and techniques of concurrent programming.