Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Software Optimization for High-Performance Computers

by Isom Crawford

  • ISBN: 9780130170088
  • ISBN10: 0130170089

Software Optimization for High-Performance Computers

by Isom Crawford

  • List Price: $51.99
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Edition: 1
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publish date: 05/01/2000
  • ISBN: 9780130170088
  • ISBN10: 0130170089
used Add to Cart $11.02
You save: 79%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $78.65
Marketplace Item
Description: This is the most hands-on guide to writing high-performance software. Using many practical examples, two of Hewlett-Packard's leading software performance experts review both code-based and algorithm-based techniques. This book addresses every key factor that impacts software performance, from mathematical libraries to compilers to underlying hardware.

The authors review the role of processor design in software performance, covering each leading approach, and offering comparative optimization strategies for CISC, RISC, vector and Long Instruction Word computing, and the new Explicitly Parallel Instruction Computing (EPIC) design used by Intel/HP IA-64 processors. They address storage devices, including cache and system memory; and review each leading approach to parallel processing, including distributed memory and shared memory (UMA and NUMA) designs. The book includes detailed chapters on compiler optimization; profiling and timing code; algorithmic approaches to parallelism such as compiler directives, threads, and message passing. It also demonstrates powerful techniques for enhancing performance through the use of mathematical libraries, mathematical kernels, and equation-solving techniques such as LU decomposition.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: secondsale
Location: Montgomery, IL Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Price:
$11.02
Comments:
Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Seller: Bookmans
Location: Tucson, AZ
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Satisfaction 100% guaranteed.
Price:
$12.40
Comments:
Satisfaction 100% guaranteed.
Seller: GoodDealsOnUsedBooks
Location: Aurora, IL
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
0130170089 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Price:
$12.40
Comments:
0130170089 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Seller: bacobooks
Location: Garden Grove, CA
Condition: Very Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$12.60
Comments:
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$19.23
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: One Stop Shop Bookstore
Location: Memphis, TN
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$36.36
Comments:
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$78.65
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Palexbooks
Location: Sanford, NC
Condition: New
Price:
$82.50
Comments:
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).