Introduction to Async and Parallel Programming in .NET 4

Introduces the new Task-based, async and parallel programming model available in .NET 4 and Silverlight 5.
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Rating
(1450)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 3, 2012
Duration
2h 51m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(1450)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 3, 2012
Duration
2h 51m
Description

Need to make your .NET applications more responsive? Run faster? On today's multicore hardware, async and parallel programming may be the answer. This course (part 1 of 2) overviews the new Task Parallel Library (TPL) in .NET 4, starting with an introduction to its Task-oriented programming model and working through various techniques for effective use of the TPL.

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About the author

Joe focuses on High Performance Computing and .NET languages. Joe has been specializing in Microsoft technologies since 1992, and is well-versed in Microsoft's High-Performance Computing initiative (HPC Server, Compute Cluster Server, MPI, MPI.NET, OpenMP, PFx), web technologies (ASP.NET and Ajax Extensions for ASP.NET), the desktop (WinForms), LINQ, .NET Framework, and its most popular languages (VC++, C#, F# and VB).

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