Advances in High Performance Computing (NATO Asi Series #30) (Hardcover)

By Lucio Grandinetti, Janusz S. Kowalik, NATO Advanced Research Workshop on High

Kluwer Academic Publishers, 9780792345503, 355pp.

Publication Date: May 31, 1997

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Paperback (10/15/2012)

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Description

Discussing some key scientific and technological developments in high performance computing, identifying significant trends, and defining desirable research objectives, this text covers general concepts and emerging systems, software technology, algorithms and applications. Coverage includes hardware, software tools, networks and numerical methods, new computer architectures, and a discussion of future trends. Beyond purely scientific/engineering computing, the book extends to coverage of enterprise-wide, commercial applications, including papers on performance and scalability of database servers and Oracle DBM systems.