CS 282 Computer Architecture and Organization



rerequisite: CS 209. Advanced topics in cache hierarchies, memory systems, storage and IO systems, interconnection networks and message passing multi-processor systems (clusters). Issues such as locality, coarse grain parallelism, synchronization, overlapping communication with computation, hardware/software interfaces, performance/power trade- offs and reliability. Characteristics of modern processors that affect system architecture.
Course period02/13/10 → …
Course level200