A computer system with at least two processors. This is in contrast to a uniprocessor , which has one.
job-level parallelism or process-level parallelism
Utilizing multiple processors by running independent programs simultaneously.
parallel processing program
A single program that runs on multiple processors simultaneously.
A set of compters connected over a local area network (LAN) that functions as a single large message-passing multiprocessor.
A microprocessor containing multiple processors (“cores”) in a single integrated circuit.