IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A wait-free algorithm for optimistic programming: HOPE realized

Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems

Author(s): Cowan, C. ; Lutfiyya, H.L.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1996
Conference Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Conference Date: 27 May 1996
Page(s): 484 - 493
ISBN (Paper): 0-8186-7399-0
DOI: 10.1109/ICDCS.1996.507997
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Optimism is a powerful technique for avoiding latency by increasing concurrency. Optimistically assuming the results of one computation allows other computations to execute in parallel, even when... View More

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