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Author Irwin, Mary J. ♦ Li, Feihui ♦ Kandemir, Mahmut
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Nuca ♦ Data migration ♦ Cmp ♦ Post office placement problem
Abstract Chip Multiprocessors (CMPs) and Non-Uniform Cache Architectures (NUCAs) represent two emerging trends in computer architecture. Targeting future CMP based systems with NUCA type L2 caches, this paper proposes a novel data migration algorithm for parallel applications and evaluates it. The goal of this migration scheme is to determine a suitable location for each data block within a large L2 space at any given point during execution. A unique characteristic of the proposed scheme is that it models the problem of optimal data placement in the L2 cache space as a two dimensional post office placement problem, presents a practical architectural implementation of this model, and gives an evaluation of the proposed implementation.
Description Affiliation: The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA (Kandemir, Mahmut; Irwin, Mary J.) || NVIDIA, Santa Clara, CA, USA (Li, Feihui)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2014-01-10
Publisher Place New York
Journal ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review (PERV)
Volume Number 36
Issue Number 1
Page Count 2
Starting Page 449
Ending Page 450

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Source: ACM Digital Library