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NCootpfyorrigchotemdmmearcteiarilaul se Preface xxi Part I mcgrawh-ill principles of parallel processing in three chapters. This will significantlyreduce the burden on the compiler mcgraw-hilk detect parallelism. Submit Review Submit Review. We classify supercomputers either as pipelined vectormachines using a few powerful processors equipped with vector hardware, or as SIMDcomputers emphasizing massive data parallelism. All processors belonging to the same cluster areallowed to uniformly access the cluster shared-memory modules.

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The major dis-tinction between multiprocessors and multicomputers lies in memory sharing and themechanisms used for interprocessor communication. However, the major barrier preventing parallel processing from entering theproduction mainstream is on the software and application side. All instruc-tions are first decoded by the scalar control unit- If the decoded instruction is a scalaroperation or a program control operation, it will be directly executed by the scalarprocessor using the scalar functional pipelines.


Usually, a memorycycle is k times the processor cycle T. Over the past four decades, computer architecture has gone through evolutionalrather than revolutional changes. Sign In Register Help Cart.

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This led to the development of time-sharingoperating systems OS using virtual memory with greater sharing or multiplexing ofresources. Procedural Knowledge Representation Vs. Hardwareand software subsystems are introduced to pave the way for detailed studies in subse-quent chapters. Network design principles and parallel program characteristics are introduced. Description The new edition offers a balanced treatment of theory, technology architecture and software used by advanced computer systems.

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In this case, there arc three memory-access patterns: They arescalable with distributed memory. The two books, separated by 10 years, have very little in common. The fastestis local memory access. Furthermore, the boundary between multiprocessors andmulticomputer has become blurred in recent years, Eventually, the distinctions architectuge.

Theo-retical machine models are also presented, including the parallel random-access machines Cpmputer and the complexity model of VLSI very large-scale integration circuits.

Optimal mappings are sought for various computer architectures.

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Machine capability can be enhanced with betterhardware technology, innovative architectural features, and efficient resources manage-ment. For example, a cache-coherent non-uniform memory access CC-NUMA model can be specified with distributed shared memory and cache direc-tories. SIMD computing isachieved through the use of an array of processing elements PEs synchronized by thesame controller. We havejust entered the fifth generation with the use of processors and memory devices withmore than 1 million transistors on a single silicon chip.


Part ITheory of Parallelism Chapter 1 Parallel Computer Models Chapter 2 Program and Network Properties Chapter 3 Principles mcvraw-hill Scalable Performance Summary Atchitecture theoretical part presents computer models, program behavior, architec- tural choices, scalability, programmability, and performance issues related to par- allel processing.

The shared memory is physically distributed to allprocessors, called local memories. Several vector-register basedsupercomputers are summarized in Table 1. Besides, machine performance may vary from program to program.

For numerical problems in science and technology, the solutions demand complexmathematical formulations and tedious integer or floating-point computations.