Feedback from my DDD Scotland Talk on Parallisation

I got my feedback from my DDD Scotland 2011 talk on Parallelisation. I was actually pleasantly surprised. I guess I was being a little too self critical and the talk went over a lot better than I thought it had. Some of the highlights: Good clear samples and demos. Enthusiastic speaker who really knew his […]

Using semaphores to restrict access to resources

I’m in the process of building a small data extraction application. It uses the new Parallel Extensions in .NET 4 in order to more efficiently extract data from a web service. While some threads are blocked waiting on the web service to respond, other threads are working away processing the results of the previous call. […]