[ 921CGELCA2K13 ] KV Computer Architecture 2

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4,5 ECTS M - Master's programme Computer Science Volker Strumpen 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2013W
Objectives This course offers an advanced study of the elements and principles of computer architecture.
Subject The relationship between instruction set architecture and microarchitecture manifests itself in a large design space for general-purpose computers. This course examines the influence of technological advances on architectural structure and style by contrasting the milestones of computer architecture: from stack machines, CISC, RISC, superscalar, multithreaded, dataflow, VLIW, vector, to graph reducers and symmetric multiprocessors.
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Language English
Changing subject? No
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On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment