internet.com
You are in the: Small Business Computing Channelarrow View Sites +
Small Business Technology
» ECommerce-Guide | Small Business Computing | Webopedia | WinPlanet |  »Close
Webopedia.com
Enter a word for a definition... ...or choose a computer category.
 
 

menu
   Home
   Term of the Day
   New Terms
   Pronunciation
   New Links
   Quick Reference
   Did You Know?
   Categories
   Tech Support
   Webopedia Jobs
   About Us
   Link to Us
   Advertising
  

talk to us
   Submit a URL
   Suggest a Term
   Report an Error

internet.com
Developer
Downloads
International
Internet Lists
Internet News
Internet Resources
IT
Linux/Open Source
Personal Technology
Small Business
Windows Technology
xSP Resources
Search internet.com
Advertise
Corporate Info
Newsletters
Tech Jobs
E-mail Offers
commerce
  Be a Commerce Partner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

multithreading
Last modified: Thursday, October 24, 2002 

The ability of an operating system to execute different parts of a program, called threads, simultaneously. The programmer must carefully design the program in such a way that all the threads can run at the same time without interfering with each other.

E-mail this definition to a colleague


For internet.com pages about multithreading . Also check out the following links!

Related Links

Introduction to Multithreading, Superthreading and Hyperthreading 
A comprehensive explanation of these three threading techniques.

Multithreading resource page
Contains a small collection of links to multithreading Web sites, research projects, and companies.

Sun's threads page
Provides links to information on threads and multithreads, FAQs, user and man guides, example programs that use threads, and links to related sites containing papers and bibliographies.

related categories

Operating Systems

related terms

.NET

Hyper-Threading

multitasking

SMP

thread


webopedia
Give Us Your
Feedback


Books
multithreading Products


Shop by Top Models:
Multithreaded Programming With Pthreads
7 store offers

Multithreading Applications in Win32: The Complete Guide to Threads
7 store offers

Real-Time Embedded Multithreading: Using ThreadX and ARM
6 store offers

Multithreaded Programming With Java Technology
6 store offers

Open Multithreaded Transactions: A Transaction Model for Concurrent Object-Oriented Programming
5 store offers



JupiterWeb networks:

internet.comearthweb.comDevx.com graphics.com

Search JupiterWeb:

Jupitermedia Corporation has three divisions:
Jupiterimages, JupiterWeb and JupiterResearch


Legal Notices, Licensing, Reprints, & Permissions, Privacy Policy.

Jupitermedia Corporate Info | Newsletters | Tech Jobs | Shopping | E-mail Offers