Java Fork/Join framework performances: when is it worth?

In the previous post we saw how to use the Fork/Join framework introduced by Java 7 to take advantage of multithreading in the resolution of problems that can be approached with a divide-and-conquer strategy. In this article let’s see if and when its use actually improves performances compared… (Read the full article)

Java: using the Fork/Join Framework for the parallel resolution of divide-and-conquer problems

The Fork/Join framework is an high level mechanism, introduced by Java7 within the java.util.concurrent package, for multithreading purposes like parallel execution of a task by multiple processors. In particular, its use is ideal for simplifying the resolution of problems that can be addressed… (Read the full article)