distributed computing abstractions

Weaver: Integrating distributed computing abstractions into scientific workflows using python

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Unlike most other high-level workflow frameworks, Weaver provides a collection of distributed
computing abstractions to the end user as higher order functions that the  2.3.1 Map The Map
abstraction is a common pattern used for work that is naturally parallel and takes the form: