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Use parallel structure in lists to increase reading efficiency

Those offering advice to professionals who write have long suggested that similar ideas should appear in similar (or parallel) form. In fact, the advice appears in one of the… 619 more words

Professional Writing


Jim loves repairing bikes and is the only repair-man in the town. He goes to a big city every day to get bike supplies- tyres, valve, chain, metal pieces , nuts and bolts. 407 more words

Amdahl's Law

Debts or Trespasses? And Other Riffs on the Lord’s Prayer

Crossposted from Gaudete Theology, as I expect and hope that the commentariat and my cobloggers here may take up rather different points in their responses. 725 more words


Parallel Operations and Services in Oracle RAC

Yesterday, one of the members on Oracle Community forum posted that his query was not executing in parallel.
The query he used:

r.c1 , r.c2
FROM table1 r
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the alphabet of love

To love is to awaken.
To love is to blunder.
To love is to cry.
To love is to dare.
To love is to err. 120 more words


Parallelism And Concurrency

In the beginning of Robert Virding’s brilliant InfoQ talk on Erlang, he distinguishes between parallelism and concurrency. Parallelism is “physical“, having to do with the static  number of cores and processors in a system. 62 more words


Reading the outcome of parallel loops in .NET C#

The Parallel.For() and Parallel.ForEach() methods both return a ParallelLoopResult object. This object has two properties which you can use to read if Break or Stop… 124 more words