Categories Fun and trivia Data-parallelism vs Task-parallism Post author By kostas Post date March 5, 2013 No Comments on Data-parallelism vs Task-parallism Adapted from an article I found by Googlin'. There are many ways to define this, but simply put: Task parallelism is the simultaneous execution on multiple cores of many different functions across the same or different datasets. Data parallelism (aka SIMD) is the simultaneous execution on multiple cores of the same function across the elements of a dataset. ← Using the Python debugger → How I use Mendeley in my studies Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.