Issue No. 06 - November/December (2004 vol. 24)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MM.2004.88
Jaehyuk Huh , The University of Texas at Austin
Doug Burger , The University of Texas at Austin
Jichuan Chang , University of Wisconsin-Madison
Gurindar S. Sohi , University of Wisconsin-Madison
Coherence decoupling is a microarchitectural mechanism that implements separate protocols for speculative use and for the eventual verification of values. The technique reduces the effect of long communication latencies while mitigating the burdens on the coherence protocol designer and the parallel programmer.
J. Chang, D. Burger, J. Huh and G. S. Sohi, "Speculative Incoherent Cache Protocols," in IEEE Micro, vol. 24, no. , pp. 104-109, 2004.