TECH : Coroutines and C++ DSLs for Human Scale Concurrency

Dominic Robinson

TAGS: ACCU 2017, C++ coroutines

Event: ACCU 2017

C++ coroutines have not yet been standardised, but are available today in Visual Studio 2015 (coming soon to clang/llvm) in the form of the stackless coroutines/resumable functions presented at CppCon2016.

This session will look beyond the canonical examples of generators and asynchronous IO to see if coroutines can be leveraged in the pursuit of C++ DSLs to make concurrency easier to work with for humans - "Concurrency at Human Scale".

As of writing, the investigations and technology behind this talk are still evolving, so the outcome is not a foregone conclusion.

Duration: 90 Minutes

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