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How to Parallelize Your Application - Part 1 Why Do It?

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In Part 1 of this series, ISV Architect Evangelist Bruce Kyle, explores the rationale for your applications to embrace multi-core technologies offered on Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

In this three part series, see how you can use new features in .NET Framework 4 to take advantage of multi-core processors.

  • In Part 1 of the series, we show why you care about multiple processors and how it can effect the performance in your application.
  • In Part 2 we compare the new features in .NET with Threads.
  • In Part 3 we show three ways of using the parallel features to enable your application for multi-core processors.

For more information and to see the code used in the video, see How to Get Started with Multi-Core: Parallel Processing You Can Use.

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For up to date information for developers and ISVs, see US ISV Developer Community Blog

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