ThreadPool on Channel 9

Charles from Channel 9 stopped by my office a couple of weeks ago to chat with Erika Parsons and I about the ThreadPool work we’re doing for .NET 4.  I learned something from this: understanding something, and explaining it in person, for the first time, in front of a camera, are two very different things. 🙂  If you’d…

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CLR 4.0 ThreadPool Improvements: Part 1

This is the first in a series of posts about the improvements we are making to the CLR thread pool for CLR 4.0 (which will ship with Visual Studio 2010).  This post will cover changes to the queuing infrastructure in the thread pool, which aim to enable high-performance fine-grained parallelism via the Task Parallel Library. …

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