Issue No. 03 - May/June (2001 vol. 18)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/54.922803
In application-specific designs, customized memory organization expands the search space for cost-optimized solutions. Several optimization strategies can be applied to embedded systems with several different memory architectures: data cache, scratch-pad memory, custom memory architectures, and dynamic random-access memory (DRAM).
A. Nicolau et al., "Data Memory Organization and Optimizations in Application-Specific Systems," in IEEE Design & Test of Computers, vol. 18, no. , pp. 56-68, 2001.