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<div>1) Berkeley consternation about the inability of current concurrency to keep up with multicor developments</div>
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<div>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; IMO a gauntlet has been thrown down to the Haskell world here.</div>
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<div>2) Sun Microsystem&#39;s planned support of hardware transactional memory</div>
<div>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<a onclick="return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)" href="http://www.theregister.co.uk/2007/08/21/sun_transactional_memory_rock/" target="_blank">http://www.theregister.co.uk/2007/08/21/sun_transactional_memory_rock/</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;</div>

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<div>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; I have fished around and collected some Sun papers and slides. If any anybody wants I can post the URLs or send to the interested</div>
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<div>Regards, Vasys</div>