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Vector Models for Data-Parallel Computing

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Vector Models for Data-Parallel Computing
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Publisher: The MIT Press
ISBN/ASIN: 026202313X
ISBN-13: 9780262023139
Number of pages: 268

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Vector Models for Data-Parallel Computing describes a model of parallelism that extends and formalizes the Data-Parallel model on which the Connection Machine and other supercomputers are based. It presents many algorithms based on the model, ranging from graph algorithms to numerical algorithms, and argues that data-parallel models are not only practical and can be applied to a surprisingly wide variety of problems, they are also well suited for very-high-level languages and lead to a concise and clear description of algorithms and their complexity.

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