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Indeed, your vision of the sync-point parallelism is probably what the ideas in the original node need as a viable CPU platform.
Do Anonymonk's check for follow-ups?
With regard to viable CPU platforms--did you see Monday's announcement?
A little more (speculative) information.It comes to pass :)
Note the diagram "Distributed processing with cells" and the mention of "software cells".
Boy, would I like to get my mitts on one of those, along a with a properly threaded OS.
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