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concurrency theory

Concurrency theory

Idea

Concurrency (or maybe rather parallelism (Harper)) is a joint property of several (maybe interacting) processes proceeding simultaneously. Here the word “simultaneously” indicates that the evolution of the participating processes is indexed along an irreversible directed object.

References

category: computer science

Revised on November 6, 2012 01:11:24 by Toby Bartels (64.89.58.121)