Multithreading Deep Dive

Track 1 | 12:45

In the single-core world, the lock keyword is all the vast majority of developers had to know about multithreading. But with today’s ubiquitous multi-core processors, parallel computing is becoming an increasingly important skill. Along with an audience, Gael will discuss fundamental concepts of multi-core programming as well as their implementation by the Windows operating system and the .NET Framework, and give you a rock-solid understanding of what’s happening when you’re using multithreaded features in .NET. This is not an explanation for listeners what is a lock and an event (you’re supposed to know it), but attendees will understand how this is implemented at the kernel and CPU level.

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Gael Fraiteur
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PostSharp Technologies

Gael Fraiteur has been passionately programming since childhood; building and selling his first commercial software at age 12. He is Founder and Principal Engineer at PostSharp Technologies based in Prague, Czech Republic. Gael is a widely recognized expert in aspect-oriented programming and pattern-aware compilers. He speaks at developer conferences in Europe and the United States.

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