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Novel Computing Architectures
May/June 2009 (vol. 11 no. 3)
pp. 54-57
Volodymyr Kindratenko, US National Center for Supercomputing Applications
We can make smaller transistors, but we have a hard time making them run faster. Yet, the demand for computing power is growing. This challenge has led to a renewed interest in novel computing architectures that can take advantage of shrinking transistor size and deliver the necessary application performance improvements.

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Index Terms:
novel architectures, application accelerators, GPGPU, FPGA, Cell, ClearSpeed
Citation:
Volodymyr Kindratenko, "Novel Computing Architectures," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 54-57, May-June 2009, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2009.56
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