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parallel computing

parallel computing

Solving a problem with multiple computers or computers made up of multiple processors. It is an umbrella term for a variety of architectures, including symmetric multiprocessing (SMP), clusters of SMP systems, massively parallel processors (MPPs) and grid computing. See SMP, MPP, clustering, pipeline processing, vector processor, hypercube and grid computing.
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To achieve this initiative, DEWA organized SmarTech for the second year running as a concurrent event with WETEX.
New in 2010 will be a concurrent event, the Corrosion Management Conference, which is designed for management involved in asset integrity, risk and life-cycle management, maintenance optimization, and corrosion control for the oil and gas pipeline industry.
Which is an important concurrent event, enjoys the reputation of being an ideal networking platform.
Concurrent event execution can be resolved by delegating the event to the most suitable class required to handle the behavior and just having other objects referencing the event.
The trauma of Brent's awareness of her slave status is compounded by a critical concurrent event, the death of her mother: "When I was six years old, my mother died; and then, for the first time, I learned, by the talk around me, that I was a slave" (343).
A concurrent event was scheduled downtown at the Chelsea Piers on the lower West Side of Manhattan, involving more staff, merchandise, food and entertainment, all under a huge tent for several thousand more fans.
Concurrent event Dubai Active Show will also feature a yoga festival and Les Mills Live, the global fitness event with live aerobics classes.
The exhibition incorporating Solar Pakistan 2015 along with the concurrent event of Safety and Security Pakistan 2015 welcomed a huge number of visitors from all walks of life.
Food and Technology Pakistan 2013, being the concurrent event with 3P-Plas Print Pack Pakistan, the show attracts more than 30 countries to participate and experience the happening with over 300 companies to exhibit.

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