Friday, October 19, 2007
2:00 PM
703
Luke K Dalessandro
University of Rochester
Software Transactional Memory: A Status Report
There has been considerable interest evinced in Transactional Memory over the last few years. This talk will talk about the development of software library support, binary translators, compiler support and languages with specific focus on STMs. The talk will conclude with a potential discussion on steps required to make STMs practical.