Tag » Parallel Processing

Task Parallel Library - Internet of Things

We want to implement a energy monitoring system with the help of C# library which has interface with an Embedded System and relevant controllers attached to it. 326 more words

Data Ingestion

Why faster is seldom quicker

The laws determining how fast a conventional bicycle will go are simple, and can be succinctly summarised as “the more you pay, the less you get, the faster you go”. 741 more words


Another Radian Test - Finding the distance between lines and areas

Following up on my previous post with ArcGIS and the Near Table, I created an SQL query in Manifold 8 to do both the near distances and group them by the number of points within specific distances (I grouped them every 50 km.).   240 more words

Manifold GIS

Computer Organization Unit - 6

Pipeline And Vector Processing
Flynn’s taxonomy, Parallel Processing, Pipelining, Arithmetic Pipeline,  Instruction, Pipeline, RISC Pipeline, Vector Processing, Array Processors


Stuff For Students

Execute commands on multiple computers using GNU Parallel (setting up a cluster on the cheap)

I’ve mentioned before how awesome GNU Parallel[1] for easily making use of multiple cores on a single machine. You can also use it to run commands on multiple machines if you have SSH access to them, and have set up SSH keys for password-less login (there is a guide to setting up SSH keys here… 423 more words

UNIX / Linux

A Poor Man's Parallel Processor for GIS

In addition to SQL, I also am interested in processing large volumes of spatial data.  One of the newest rages in “big data” is Hadoop.  According to Wikipedia: 859 more words

Spatial SQL