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BSP Functional Programming: Examples of a Cost Based Methodology

  • Frédéric Gava
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5101)

Abstract

Bulk-Synchronous Parallel ML (BSML) is a functional dataparallel language for the implementation of Bulk-Synchronous Parallel (BSP) algorithms. It makes an estimation of the execution time (cost) possible. This paper presents some general examples of BSML programs and a comparison of their predicted costs with the measured execution time on a parallel machine.

Keywords

BSP Functional Programming Cost Prediction 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frédéric Gava
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Algorithms, Complexity and LogicUniversity of Paris-Est 

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