Concepts of Concurrent Programming
• Curriculum Module
Software Engineering Institute
CMU/SEI Report NumberCMU/SEI-90-CM-024
DOI (Digital Object Identifier)10.1184/R1/6572699.v1
A concurrent program is one defining actions that may be performed simultaneously. This module discusses the nature of such programs and provides an overview of the means by which they may be constructed and executed. Emphasis is given to the terminology used in this field and the underlying concepts involved.