Maintaining real-time synchrony on SpiNNaker
Proceedings of the 8th ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers (CF '11)
By Alexander D. Rast, Francesco Galluppi, Sergio Davies, Steve B. Furber
Issue Date:May 2011
As an asynchronous universal multiprocessor for real-time neural simulation, SpiNNaker presents timing concerns not present in synchronous systems. In this paper we present a series of tools that solve the problem of synchronising a multichip distributed s...