A variety of resources provide additional information on a number of topics. Some of the most useful are listed here.
You are strongly encouraged to read the following books for in-depth understanding of threading. Each book discusses general concepts of parallel programming by explaining a particular programming technology.
Intel® Threading Building Blocks
Intel Threading Building Blocks: Outfitting C++ for Multi-core Processor Parallelism. O'Reilly, July 2007 (http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596514808/)
Chapman, Barbara, Gabriele Jost, Ruud van der Pas, and David J. Kuck (foreword).
Using OpenMP: Portable Shared Memory Parallel Programming. MIT Press, October 2007 (http://mitpress.mit.edu/catalog/item/default.asp?ttype=2&tid=11387)
Microsoft Win32* Threading
Akhter, Shameem, and Jason Roberts.
Multi-Core Programming: Increasing Performance through Software Multithreading, Intel Press, April 2006 (http://www.intel.com/intelpress/sum_mcp.htm).
Additional Reference Material
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