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Arch Robison

Arch Robison
Principal Engineer, Intel

Arch is the architect of Threading Building Blocks. He was the lead developer for KAI C++. At Shell he worked on seismic imaging on a 256 node nCUBE. He has a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Illinois.


Emerging Topics, Tutorial
Location: D136 Level: Intermediate
Arch Robison (Intel), Robert Reed (Intel)
Average rating: **...
(2.93, 14 ratings)
This tutorial explains the complexities of concurrency and how open source tools can simplify threading for performance and scalability. Illustrative examples will show how to design once and reap the benefits in current and future hardware architectures. Read more.
OSCON 2008