parallel processing

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simultaneous processing by two or more processing units

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Graphics and computing technologies developer AMD (NYSE:AMD) announced on Thursday the availability of the updated AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) Software Development Kit (SDK) v2.
The suite provides unlimited scalability through parallel processing, complete meta data management, and any-to-any data source and application connectivity, and delivers on-demand data integration seamlessly within an enterprise's service-oriented architecture.
Parallel processing refers to a method of breaking a computing problem into pieces that various processors--the brains of the computing system--can work on simultaneously.
The bottom line is that CEOs do not give a whit about technical jargon such as parallel processing and client/server.
Montry have broken through this barrier by carefully crafting computer algorithms designed to get the most out of a parallel processing machine.
The company's technology and products improve application productivity by making parallel processing easier to program and use.
The parallel version of the XAS code is portable and is now also operating on parallel processing clusters at the University of Washington and at DoE's National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERS C).
The power and cost efficiencies of parallel processing also allow Allstate to develop various data mining applications.
The Connection Machine, DAP andMPP belong to a single family of parallel processing computers--those with a large number of simple processors connected in a relatively straightforward way.
By re-thinking the roles of the architecture, programming model and compiler tools, SPI has created a new class of DSPs that makes parallel processing practical.
Parallel processing is a way to break up a computing problem into pieces that various processors--the "brains" inside computers--can work on simultaneously.
Parallel processing is the key to the computer's speed.
These trends are driving the need for massively parallel processing capabilities that are able to support higher processing speeds and larger databases, while demanding lower power consumption.
Ambric's patented innovations, plus the advisory board's experience, have enabled us to create a practical programming model and the breakthrough silicon architecture that avoid the past pitfalls of parallel processing.
Parallel processing enables multiple decisions to be made simultaneously for QoS, access control for security and voice/video packet forwarding, all of which significantly improves the performance of advanced Internet applications such as Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), video on demand (VoD) and audio video file sharing and downloading.
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