Teaching the programming of parallel computers

  title={Teaching the programming of parallel computers},
  author={Allan L. Fisher and Thomas R. Gross},
Clusters of computers have become an appealing platform for cost-effective parallel computing and especially for teaching parallel processing. An honors course in “Parallel Systems” that Rajkumar Buyya taught at Monash University focused on cluster computing. He used two books—both published by Prentice Hall in 1999—for the course. The first is the two-volume High Performance Cluster Computing, which Buyya edited. He used this text, along with online resources, to teach cluster computer… CONTINUE READING