Introduction to Parallel Computing and Cluster Computers
Dave Turner - Ames Laboratory
turner@amelab.gov
http://www.scl.ameslab.gov/Projects/parallel_computing/

This is a very basic introduction to the world of parallel computing. I've tried to provide all the information needed to get started. There are also links to more additional information on more advanced topics. The last part is a basic introduction to designing and building cluster computers.


Links to more advanced topics
MP_Lite message-passing library documentation
MPI books and online tutorials

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