Credit 4. Instruction-level parallelism, multiple-instruction issue, branch
prediction, instruction and data prefetching, novel cache and DRAM organization,
high-performance interconnect, compilation issues, case studies.Same as CS 569.
CS 466 or ECE 466; graduate standing.
ACM/IEEE Simposia on:
Architectural support for programming
languages and operating systems
On-line processor manuals from
HP, SGI, DEC, IBM.
Multiple instruction issue
New DRAM organizations