parallel processing

I’ve been working on a rather large web application which is responsible for combining data from a variety of sources and presenting the data to the end user in a clean, unified fashion. During this process we sometimes run into cases where multiple related calls are made, each to perform […]

Process forking and threading with PHP

A friend of mine recently asked me about cloud computing, what it was, and the ramifications of it on where we will see technology in the coming years. In his question he demonstrated a common confusion¬†among most people between the difference between cloud computing and diskless computing. Both of these […]

Diskless computing vs distributed computing