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J. MereloRaku Recipeshttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-6258-0_15

15. Speeding Up Processing

J. J. Merelo1 
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Granada, Granada, Spain
 

Modern computers have much more than a single processor where instructions are run one by one; multiple cores and multiple threads can help you make stuff faster by the simple procedure of doing several things at the same time. But you need a language that gives you a nice layer of abstraction to really speed up programming. Raku, having been designed in the 21st Century, includes a whole array of capabilities to leverage hardware parallel-processing capabilities. We’ll look at several ways of doing that in this chapter.

Recipe 15-1. Use Data Parallelism with Hyper/Race

Problem

You need to process ...

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