Issue No.07 - July (2008 vol.41)
Mark D. Hill , University of Wisconsin-Madison
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2008.209
Augmenting Amdahl's law with a corollary for multicore hardware makes it relevant to future generations of chips with multiple processor cores. Obtaining optimal multicore performance will require further research in both extracting more parallelism and making sequential cores faster.
Amdahl's law, multicore chips, chip multiprocessors (CMPs)
Mark D. Hill, "Amdahl's Law in the Multicore Era", Computer, vol.41, no. 7, pp. 33-38, July 2008, doi:10.1109/MC.2008.209