There are many individuals to acknowledge. First, I’d like to thank Rachel Roumeliotis for her work as editor.
I also need to acknowledge and thank the following contributors to this work:
Jamel Tayeb for authoring Chapter 9 – Virtualization and Partitioning. Your expertise on partitioning is very much appreciated.
Arun Raghunath for authoring Chapter 8 – Case Study: Functional Decomposition. Thank you for figuring out how to perform flow pinning and the detailed analysis performed using Intel® Thread Checker. Thanks also to Shwetha Doss for contributions to the chapter.
Markus Levy, Shay Gal-On, and Jeff Biers for input on the benchmark section of Chapter 3.
Lori Matassa for contributions to big endian and little endian issues and ...