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Extending Amdahl's Law for Energy-Efficient Computing in the Many-Core Era
December 2008 (vol. 41 no. 12)
pp. 24-31
Dong Hyuk Woo, Georgia Institute of Technology
Hsien-Hsin S. Lee, Georgia Institute of Technology
An updated take on Amdahl's analytical model uses modern design constraints to analyze many-core design alternatives. The revised models provide computer architects with a better understanding of many-core design types, enabling them to make more informed tradeoffs.

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Index Terms:
computer architecture modeling, computer systems organization, multiprocessors, processor architectures
Citation:
Dong Hyuk Woo, Hsien-Hsin S. Lee, "Extending Amdahl's Law for Energy-Efficient Computing in the Many-Core Era," Computer, vol. 41, no. 12, pp. 24-31, Dec. 2008, doi:10.1109/MC.2008.530
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