Gene Cooperman's Computer Science Information

Think of these pages as my current set of bookmarks, except that I've made them public, in case somebody else finds them useful.
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Parallel Stuff

  • (free subdomains redirecting to dynamic DNS, and other (for fee) services)
  • Google Analytics: login and check map, if registered
  • The BatLab (Build and Test Lab, formerly NMI)
  • openSUSE Build Service (submit an openSUSE package, and it gets converted, built and tested for many Linux distributions)
  • Roomy sourceforge
  • DMTCP sourceforge
  • URDB sourceforge
  • Checkpointing Ideas and Systems
  • Scalable Coherent Interface (SCI) (allowing fast remote memory access; largely superseded by InfiniBand, Myrinet, and iWARP)
  • Tutorials on DSM and other topics (by Veljko Milutinovic)
  • Bill McColl Home Page (Publications on making parallel programming more practical, BSP, chair of Oxford Parallel group (industry-academia))
  • patterns (Parallel Computing Laboratory, Berkeley, with Our Pattern Language (OPL) (for parallel patterns, from Berkeley and UIUC)
  • BRICS (Semantics of programming and parallelism)
  • Low-level Systems, Debugging, and Instrumentation tools
  • SAL - Parallel Computing Programming Languages and Systems
  • ACTS Tools (ScaLAPACK, PETSc, etc.)
  • Freely Available Software for linear Algebra on the Web (EXCELLENT: LAPACK, direct/iterative, preconditioners, sparse packages, BLAS, distributed solvers, etc.)
  • Supercomputing and Parallel Computing Resources (CMU and other)
  • Collectl (collect performance data for cpu, disk, memory, network, etc.)
  • The Berkeley NOW project
  • San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC)
  • National Computer Science Alliance (NCSA), Urbana-Champaign
  • NSF Center, NPACI (National Partnership for Advanced Computational Infrastructure: archives)
  • (supercomputing center in France of the Ministry of Higher Education and Research)
  • OpenFabrics Alliance (infiniband et al.; including OFED software: Open Fabric Enterprise Distribution)
  • GloMoSim (network simulator based on Parsec, which is a parallel event simulator)
  • IBM C++ Compiler
  • X11 (X Windows)


    Data-Intensive Computing

    Symbolic Algebra Packages

    Researchers/groups/people with some interesting home pages (not an exhaustive list :-) )

    (to be continued)

    Online C.S./technical books


    On-line C.S./technical courses

    C.S. Outreach

    On-line C.S. course syllabi

    Useful off-line books (not an exhaustive list :-) )

    (to be continued)

    Ordering technical books on-line

    Academic Journals



    GNU (GNU home page with search)

    Productivity Stuff for text manipulation

    Intro talks about Linux, LaTeX, and other UNIX tools.

    Linux ( Linux Home Page)

    Productivity Stuff for Linux

  • SEE ALSO Application equivalents - openSUSE
  • SEE ALSO Linux versions of Windows software
  • Annotated Guide to XML (by O'Reilly & Associates and Seybold Publications)

    Productivity Stuff for Windows

    Java, etc.

    HTML, etc.

    Distributed Computing

    PC/computer and trade magazines

    Other PC-related pages