WO2003060748A3 - Parallel processing systems and method - Google Patents

Parallel processing systems and method

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WO2003060748A3
WO2003060748A3 PCT/US2003/000787 US0300787W WO2003060748A3 WO 2003060748 A3 WO2003060748 A3 WO 2003060748A3 US 0300787 W US0300787 W US 0300787W WO 2003060748 A3 WO2003060748 A3 WO 2003060748A3
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howard
algorithm
cascade
parallel
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Silva Chang
Kevin David Howard
Glen Curtis Rea
Nick Wade Robertson
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Massively Parallel Technologie
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06FELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
    • G06F9/00Arrangements for program control, e.g. control units
    • G06F9/06Arrangements for program control, e.g. control units using stored programs, i.e. using an internal store of processing equipment to receive or retain programs
    • G06F9/46Multiprogramming arrangements
    • G06F9/50Allocation of resources, e.g. of the central processing unit [CPU]
    • G06F9/5061Partitioning or combining of resources
    • G06F9/5066Algorithms for mapping a plurality of inter-dependent sub-tasks onto a plurality of physical CPUs
    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06FELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
    • G06F8/00Arrangements for software engineering
    • G06F8/40Transformation of program code
    • G06F8/41Compilation
    • G06F8/45Exploiting coarse grain parallelism in compilation, i.e. parallelism between groups of instructions

Abstract

Methods and systems for parallel computation of an algorithm using a plurality of nodes configured as a Howard Cascade. A home node of a Howard Cascade receives a request from ahost system to compute an algorithm identified in the request. The request is distributed to processing nodes of the Howard Cascade in a time sequence order in a manner to minimize the time to so expand the Howard Cascade. The participating nodes then perform the designated portion of the algorithm in parallel. Partial results from each node are agglomerated upstream to higher nodes of the structure and then returned to the host system. The nodes each include a library of stored algorithms accompanied by data template information defining partitioning of the data used in the algorithm among the number of participating nodes.
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