Concurrency with GPars: Part I — Using Asynchronous Methods

NFJS, the Magazine - March 2013

In part one of this series we will explore GPars, a concurrency library with Groovy fluency, built using Java. We will look into the convenience offered by this library to create multithreaded code. We will utilize the library to dispatch processing of tasks on multiple threads and then measure the performance gains we achieve from it.

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Venkat Subramaniam

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NFJS, the Magazine - March 2013

NFJS the Magazine - March 2013

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