John Floren

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Posted 2012/4/18

Overheard at the Exascale conference

“I think if we’re still writing programs the same way in 20 years, it’ll be a tragedy”. Meaning, we surely shouldn’t be writing MPI programs in 20 years.

Except MPI is now already 20 years old. Everybody is just happy to pass the buck because actually changing how you do things is hard.