The 48-core SCC Processor: the Programmer's View
By Timothy G. Mattson, Michael Riepen, Thomas Lehnig, Paul Brett, Werner Haas, Patrick Kennedy, Jason Howard, Sriram Vangal, Nitin Borkar, Greg Ruhl, Saurabh Dighe
Issue Date:November 2010
The number of cores integrated onto a single die is expected to climb steadily in the foreseeable future. This move to many-core chips is driven by a need to optimize performance per watt. How best to connect these cores and how to program the resulting ma...