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Multilanguage Parallel Programming of Heterogeneous Machines
August 1988 (vol. 37 no. 8)
pp. 930-945
A system called Agora was designed and implemented that supports the development of multilanguage parallel applications for heterogeneous machines. Agora hinges on two ideas: the first one is that shared memory can be a suitable abstraction to program concurrent, multilanguage modules running on heterogeneous machines. The second idea is that a shared memory abstraction can be efficiently suppo

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Index Terms:
performance measurements; event driven invocation; distributed shared memory; parallel programming; Agora; multilanguage parallel applications; heterogeneous machines; shared memory abstraction; local area network workstations; local area networks; parallel programming; programming environments.
Citation:
R. Bisiani, A. Forin, "Multilanguage Parallel Programming of Heterogeneous Machines," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 37, no. 8, pp. 930-945, Aug. 1988, doi:10.1109/12.2245
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