Multicore processors bring new challenges. See a solution for gaining the ability to scale to the increasing number and types of processor cores.
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Learn why threading, which is the current method of choice for extracting performance from multi-core chips, isn't always the best choice for good performance.
Read a quick review of the dangers surrounding static variables in multi-threaded and potentially multi-core/CPU environments.
Add one header file to your *.vcproj, insert a few lines of code into your class header, and you'll never again worry about the asynchronous routines in your ATL GUI application.
Learn about a framework for concurrent message processing for disconnected, multi-threaded applications.
Learn about a simple mechanism to achieve thread pooling by using Windows messages.
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