1 Portability and Performance : Mentat Applications on Diverse Architectures

@inproceedings{Strayer19921PA,
  title={1 Portability and Performance : Mentat Applications on Diverse Architectures},
  author={Padmini Narayan Sherry Smoot Ambar Sarkar Emily West Andre Strayer},
  year={1992}
}
  • Padmini Narayan Sherry Smoot Ambar Sarkar Emily West Andre Strayer
  • Published 1992
Parallel programs are complex, especially when the communication, synchronization, and scheduling issues must be managed by the programmer. Considerable amounts of time and effort are put into developing a parallel program for a particular application, yet once written for one architecture, it may be prohibitively difficult to port the code to another architecture. Mentat is an object-oriented parallel processing system designed for the development of parallel programs where the underlying… CONTINUE READING