Issue No. 06 - November/December (2003 vol. 23)
Christoforos E. Kozyrakis , Stanford University
David A. Patterson , University of California at Berkeley
<p>For embedded applications with data-level parallelism, a vector processor offers high performance at low power consumption and low design complexity. Unlike superscalar and VLIW designs, a vector processor is scalable and can optimally match specific application requirements.</p>
D. A. Patterson and C. E. Kozyrakis, "Scalable Vector Processors for Embedded Systems," in IEEE Micro, vol. 23, no. , pp. 36-45, 2003.