Programming issues raised by a multiprocessor

@article{Jones1978ProgrammingIR,
  title={Programming issues raised by a multiprocessor},
  author={A Jones and R. J. Chansler and Ivor Durham and P. H. Feiler and D. A. Scelza and K. Schwans and S. R. Vegdahl},
  journal={Proceedings of the IEEE},
  year={1978},
  volume={66},
  pages={229-237}
}
As the cost of hardware decreases, it becomes attractive to interconnect multiple processors to form a powerful, cost-effective computer. The end product provided to users, however, is a combination of hardware and software. Because the cost of software development and maintenance dominates the cost of a deliverable system, cheaper hardware, which results in more expensive software, is not cost-effective. For an architecture to be cost-effective, programmers must be able to progrmn it… CONTINUE READING

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