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Author Even, Shimon
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Keyword External sorting ♦ Parallelism ♦ Stacks ♦ Queues ♦ Tape sorting
Abstract Two methods for employing parallelism in tape-sorting are presented. Method A is the natural way to use parallelism. Method B is new. Both approximately achieve the goal of reducing the processing time by a divisor which is the number of processors.
Description Affiliation: The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel (Even, Shimon)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 17
Issue Number 4
Page Count 3
Starting Page 202
Ending Page 204


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Source: ACM Digital Library