Parallel Programming Talk #73 - Sabre Holdings about what makes Travelocity so fast

Show 73 of Parallel Programming Talk was originally broadcast on April 20th, 2010. On the show Clay and Aaron talked with David Pedigo and David White from Sabre Holdings about what makes Travelocity so fast.

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Slow Chat about Intel Guide for Developing Multi-Threaded Applications on Code Guru. We'll be discussing Application Threading, Synchronization, Memory Management and Programming Tools.

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Congratulations to Microsoft who Launched Visual Studio 2010 - Las Vegas, NV on Apr 12-14. Our very own James Reinders wrote up a blog post about the new tool and how complements Intel strategy for parallelism.

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David Pedigo is a Senior Software Engineer at Sabre Holdings, Inc. David
has been with Sabre for nearly twenty years, developing and leading production of several travel-industry-related IT products for both internal and customer use. He has lately been involved with tuning existing applications for multi-core machines and training Sabre developers to take maximum advantage of parallel programming techniques and technologies.

David White is a principal software engineer at Sabre Holdings, responsible for researching, developing, and training other engineers in techniques to leverage parallel programming techniques. David has over ten years of experience with parallel programming, including time at Sabre and at Google.

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