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Issue No.01 - January/February (2010 vol.12)
pp: 76-81
ABSTRACT
<p>The Cell Broadband Engine is a heterogeneous chip multiprocessor that combines a PowerPC processor core with eight single-instruction multiple-data accelerator cores and delivers high performance on many computationally intensive codes.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Cell Broadband Engine, PowerXCell 8i processor, chip architecture, chip multiprocessing, data-intensive application architectures, compute-intensive processing
CITATION
Guochun Shi, Volodymyr Kindratenko, Frederico Pratas, Pedro Trancoso, Michael Gschwind, "Application Acceleration with the Cell Broadband Engine", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.12, no. 1, pp. 76-81, January/February 2010, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.4
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