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A Monitored, Memory Mapped std::allocator for Mass Data Storage in STL Container

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26 May 2020CPOL7 min read
A novel allocator implementation for managing huge sets of data in STL's std:: containers for Windows operating systems
On Windows systems, managing huge sets of data in the process address space is not just limited by your computer system's installed Working Set Size and Swapping Pagefile. To keep the System stable, allocation frequency and quantity of allocations also need to be considered. In the present article, we introduce an observed std::allocator for all varieties of STL containers that allow to manage huge amounts of data while taking care of system requirements.


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