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Parallelising your code. Do you do it?   [Edit]

Survey period: 5 Jul 2010 to 12 Jul 2010

Our CPUs aren't getting as fast as fast as they used to, and we're now well and truly in a multi-core world. What do you do to take advantage of this? (Suggested by El Corazon)

OptionVotes% 
I specifically write code that runs in parallel22935.95
I use a language and compiler that supports parallisation automatically ( eg Intel compilers)558.63
I use libraries (eg PLINQ) that provide parallisation support8613.50
I use a framework or runtime (eg Parallel Extensions for .NET) that provide parallisation support15724.65
I let my operating system do what it can33953.22
I let my hardware do what it can18529.04
Not even my hardware can help me.497.69
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
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Nemanja Trifunovic6-Jul-10 12:56
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Gary R. Wheeler6-Jul-10 13:46
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Nemanja Trifunovic7-Jul-10 3:40
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Gary R. Wheeler7-Jul-10 13:54
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John M. Drescher7-Jul-10 3:43
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Gary R. Wheeler7-Jul-10 14:04
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peterchen9-Jul-10 4:23
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Gary Wheeler9-Jul-10 4:35
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GeneralParellism and MFC Pin
Marc Clifton5-Jul-10 10:36
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Emilio Garavaglia5-Jul-10 20:11
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Marc Clifton6-Jul-10 1:57
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El Corazon6-Jul-10 5:43
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Marc Clifton6-Jul-10 5:58
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El Corazon6-Jul-10 6:32
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Marc Clifton6-Jul-10 7:23
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El Corazon6-Jul-10 7:37
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Marc Clifton6-Jul-10 7:48
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peterchen9-Jul-10 4:15
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GeneralBad old threads Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic5-Jul-10 7:15
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GeneralOnly Specific Parts of code and only if required. Pin
GPUToaster™4-Jul-10 22:49
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GeneralRe: Only Specific Parts of code and only if required. Pin
peterchen4-Jul-10 22:58
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GeneralRe: Only Specific Parts of code and only if required. [modified] Pin
GPUToaster™5-Jul-10 0:31
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GeneralRe: Only Specific Parts of code and only if required. Pin
El Corazon6-Jul-10 5:54
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Generalparellelism myth Pin
ed welch4-Jul-10 22:14
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