Concurrently Speaking

A blog by Niklas Gustafsson on topics loosely related to concurrency and manycore

October, 2008

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    C++ Agents

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    At PDC 2008, we talked a lot about agents-based programming, in particular during the native C++ talks on parallel programming. We showed how the agents library that we plan to ship in VS 2010 can be used to overlap I/O with computationally intensive...
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    My Wednesday PDC talk on Channel 9

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    If anyone is interested, I just found the Channel 9 link to my Wednesday talk on the Concurrency Runtime. As I said earlier, the topic is a deep dive, so it's rather dry... http://channel9.msdn.com/pdc2008/TL22/
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    Last Day at PDC

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    The symposium panel Thursday went off pretty well. A much smaller crowd than at the other talks, but it was late in the program and people were starting heading home. It's not easy to compete with lunch, either. Not a lot of controversy on the panel...
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    PDC Day 3

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    I did my first talk Wednesday, "A Deep Dive Into the Concurrency Runtime," where I talked about how to extend the PPL and Agents native libraries and how to build your own scheduler with our runtime. A rather dry topic, I almost managed to bore myself...
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    PDC 2008 Day 1

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    It's been a long time since I last attended PDC, but now it's in full swing. Last night, I met with a group of customers and partners from Sweden and gave an impromptu presentation about manycore futures. Sweden is not a big country, but it seems the...
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    PDC 2008

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    Next week is PDC 2008. Presentations are done, demos are being rehearsed, and I'm excited to go to my first PDC in 15 years. Last time, I worked for a partner, not for Microsoft. Anyway, my presentation "Deep Dive into the Concurrency Runtime' is Wednesday...
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