The Connection Machine

The Connection Machine

by W. Danny Hillis
     
 

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The Connection Machine describes a fundamentally different kind of computer. It offers a preview of a parallel processing computer that Daniel Hillis and others are now developing to perform tasks that no conventional, sequential machine can solve in a reasonable time.

W. Daniel Hillis is a founder of Thinking Machines Corporation where he is engaged in

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The Connection Machine describes a fundamentally different kind of computer. It offers a preview of a parallel processing computer that Daniel Hillis and others are now developing to perform tasks that no conventional, sequential machine can solve in a reasonable time.

W. Daniel Hillis is a founder of Thinking Machines Corporation where he is engaged in building connection machines as a significant step toward real thinking machines. The Connection Machine is included in the Artificial Intelligence series, edited by Patrick Winston, Michael Brady, and Daniel Bobrow.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262580977
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
02/15/1989
Series:
Artificial Intelligence Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
6.99(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.52(d)

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