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by Hans Dietrich
XQueue implements a shared-memory first-in first-out (FIFO) queue, based on memory-mapped files, that works on all versions of Windows.
by Nish Nishant
Introduction to using the Monitor class for accessing shared resources from multiple threads
by Sherwood Hu
A class to manage the thread pool
by Marc Clifton
What you may not realize about memory allocation and threads, and a little known thing called "Server Mode"

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by Steven Coco
This illustrates a simple pattern that provides a lock that can always be invoked; and may be a no-op for a non-synchronized implementation.
by Marc Clifton
A discussion of various approaches to threading, covering locks, mutexes, semaphores, concurrent collections, work queues, threads, PLINQ, TPL, exception handling, and cancellation tokens.
by Gene Stetz
This article describes a C# utility that acts as a wrapper for executing Windows commands.
by Nikola M. Živković
Asynchronous Programming in .NET – Motivation and Unit Testing

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