The Art of Multiprocessor Programming,
Edition 2
By Maurice Herlihy, Nir Shavit, Victor Luchangco and Michael Spear

Publication Date: 13 Oct 2020
The Art of Multiprocessor Programming, Second Edition, provides users with an authoritative guide to multicore programming. This updated edition introduces higher level software development skills relative to those needed for efficient single-core programming, and includes comprehensive coverage of the new principles, algorithms, and tools necessary for effective multiprocessor programming. The book is an ideal resource for students and professionals alike who will benefit from its thorough coverage of key multiprocessor programming issues.

Key Features

  • Features new exercises developed for instructors using the text, with more algorithms, new examples, and other updates throughout the book
  • Presents the fundamentals of programming multiple threads for accessing shared memory
  • Explores mainstream concurrent data structures and the key elements of their design, as well as synchronization techniques, from simple locks to transactional memory systems
About the author
By Maurice Herlihy, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA; Nir Shavit, Professor of Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA; Victor Luchangco, Senior Algorithms Researcher, Algorand, Cambridge, MA, USA and Michael Spear, Computer Science and Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA
Book details
ISBN: 9780124159501
Page Count: 576
Retail Price : £58.99

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Instructor Resources

Students in multiprocessor and multicore programming courses and engineers working with multiprocessor and multicore systems

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