Month: July 2011

Java: how many threads are in a cached thread pool?

Posted by – Sunday 2011-07-17

The advent of multicore processors and the good thread support that Java has, have made this platform a good choice for parallel computing.

When distributing the workload among the created threads, questions like the optimum number and when to create and destroy them are important. Usually the answers to these questions are not obvious.

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