Multiprocessing in Python programming

Rama Tito
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Good day, I am newbie in python programming. Can get some information on treading (multi processing). I am doing project with raspberry pi 3 to monitor the following sensor: -
1. temperature
2.humidity
3. CO
At same time using 3g USB dongle to push data to cloud. My critical issue is 3g USB dongle, need to monitor that everytime.
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You don't need to deal with threads or multiprocessing for such a simple data acquisition project.  
And the Raspberry Pi and Python would be the wrong tools to use if you did need such performance.

You can write a simple program to interrogate your three sensors sequentially and log the data at kHz rates.
You can probably do the data transfer to the cloud several times a second as well, although this is certainly overkill.

On the plus side, Raspberry Pi and Python are simple tools for simple jobs, and that is exactly what you have here.
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Thank you, I did on sequential method and its working well. I just wanted to explore more on mutli tasking. Just want to now how reliable  this devices. Can i get more some links which easy to understand.
Pretty straightforward.

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