Issue No.12 - December (2009 vol.42)
Scott Schneider , Virginia Tech
Jae-Seung Yeom , Virginia Tech
Dimitrios S. Nikolopoulos , FORTH-ICS and University of Crete
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2009.407
A study of two applications programmed using three models of varying complexity reveals that implicit management of locality can produce code with performance comparable to code generated from explicit management of locality.
Hardware, Cell Broadband Engine processor, Explicitly managed memory hierarchies, Programming models, Multicore processors
Scott Schneider, Jae-Seung Yeom, Dimitrios S. Nikolopoulos, "Programming Multiprocessors with Explicitly Managed Memory Hierarchies", Computer, vol.42, no. 12, pp. 28-34, December 2009, doi:10.1109/MC.2009.407