Archive for the tag 'parallelism'

Oct 19 2010

Map-Reduce in the Small: an Array of Talks

Published under Technology

At Strange Loop 2010, Guy Steele gave a wide-ranging, excellent talk in which the key point was: In essence, his notion is to use a divide-and-conquer approach, which he described as “map-reduce in the small” (or some similar phrase). This is analogous to techniques used to partition work in large distributed systems, but inside a […]

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