MEF is a global macro-economic consultancy operating from Manchester, United Kingdom. It is led by Martin Turner but is assisted by a number of economic/academic associates based in both the UK & globally. In working with academic partners, MEF attempts to orientate its applied macroeconomic forecasts/analysis & consultancy on a rigourous academic basis.
The client uses Winsolve application to calculate economic forecasts. Winsolve is a 32 bit Windows program for solving (nonlinear) models. It is a desktop tool that was developed many years ago. It can only process one calculation at a time.
The client business grows and they need to be able to process more calculations.
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- adjust the process priority level for each Winsolve process to speed up job throughput.
- tie each instance of Winsolve to a processor core
- increase the multi-threading capabilities of the Winsolve process.