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Computer architecture : a quantitative approach

Author: John L Hennessy; David A Patterson; Andrea C Arpaci-Dusseau
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Morgan Kaufmann, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Computer File : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
This new edition of 'Computer Architecture' has been updated throughout to address the historic shift from single-core to multi-core processors.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John L Hennessy; David A Patterson; Andrea C Arpaci-Dusseau
ISBN: 0123704901 9780123704900 0123735904 9780123735904
OCLC Number: 70830951
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: IBM PC or compatible computer.
Contents: Fundamentals of Computer Design --
Instruction-Level Parallelism and Its Exploitation --
Limits on Instruction-Level Parallelism --
Multiprocessors and Thread-Level Parallelism --
Memory Hierarchy Design --
Storage Systems.
Responsibility: John L. Hennessy, David A. Patterson ; with contributions by Andrea C. Arpaci-Dusseau [and others].
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