Issue No.03 - May/June (2009 vol.11)
Volodymyr Kindratenko , US National Center for Supercomputing Applications
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2009.56
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.
novel architectures, application accelerators, GPGPU, FPGA, Cell, ClearSpeed
Volodymyr Kindratenko, "Novel Computing Architectures", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.11, no. 3, pp. 54-57, May/June 2009, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2009.56