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    • Computing for democracy: the Asociación de Técnicos de Informática and the professionalization of computing in Spain 

      Fornés de Juan, Jordi; Herran, Nestor; Duque, Luís (2017)
      Open Access
      The professionalization of computing in Spain had a key player in the Association of Information Technology Technicians (ATI), that fought for better working conditions, promotion of academic programs in computer science, ...
    • Computing in transition: the origins of Barcelona's School of Informatics, 1976-1984 

      Fornés de Juan, Jordi; Herran, Néstor (2013-11-20)
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      This article analyses the establishment of the first computer science university degrees in Catalonia in 1976 in a context of political transition to democracy in Spain. Based on an oral history project and the examination ...
    • Examen final 

      Fornés de Juan, Jordi; Musterni Girbau, Gerard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01-17)
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    • Los físicos en la Facultad de Informática de Barcelona, 1976-1992 

      Fornés de Juan, Jordi (2013-11-11)
      Open Access
      En la España de la transición, la profesionalización de la informática y el nacimiento de los primeros estudios reglados universitarios en esta materia ofrecieron nuevas oportunidades a otras disciplinas científicas. Así, ...
    • Noise inspector tool 

      Utrera Iglesias, Gladys Miriam; Fornés de Juan, Jordi; Labarta Mancho, Jesús José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The operating system noise can interfere with normal execution programs. This behavior is becoming especially important when scaling parallel programs and amplified with global synchronizations. This work presents a tool ...
    • Task Packing: Efficient task scheduling in unbalanced parallel programs to maximize CPU utilization 

      Utrera Iglesias, Gladys Miriam; Farreras Esclusa, Montse; Fornés de Juan, Jordi (Elsevier, 2019-12)
      Open Access
      Load imbalance in parallel systems can be generated by external factors to the currently running applications like operating system noise or the underlying hardware like a heterogeneous cluster. HPC applications working ...