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Author Tseng, J.-S. ♦ King, C.-T.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1992
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Intelligent networks ♦ Delay ♦ Routing ♦ Computational modeling ♦ Network topology ♦ Parallel processing ♦ Concurrent computing ♦ Analytical models ♦ Computer science ♦ Magnetic heads
Abstract A simulation tool, called FM/sup 2/, for analyzing low-dimensional k-ary n-cube networks and their processor/router architecture is presented. The simulator helps to evaluate the network performance in fine-grained, scalable multicomputers by using a predefined simulation language. The language can be used to specify network parameters such as system configuration, flow control mechanism, processor/router interface, channel arbitration, and routing algorithm. Outputs generated by the simulator include average message latency, expected execution time, network hot spots, contention spots, message hit ratio, and size of message pools. A non-blocking send and blocking receive programming model is assumed.<<ETX>>
Description Author affiliation: Inst. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan (Tseng, J.-S.; King, C.-T.)
ISBN 0818630000
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1992-09-21
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 446.09 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 340
Ending Page 345


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library