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Issue No. 06 - November/December (2004 vol. 24)
ISSN: 0272-1732
pp: 110-117
Mikko H. Lipasti , University of Wisconsin
Harold W. Cain , IBM Research
ABSTRACT
Value-based replay eliminates the need for content-addressable memories in the load queue, removing one barrier to scalable outof-order instruction windows. Instead, correct memory ordering is maintained by simply re-executing certain load instructions in program order. A set of novel filtering heuristics reduces the average additional cache bandwidth demanded by value-based replay to less than 3.5 percent.
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Mikko H. Lipasti, Harold W. Cain, "Memory Ordering: A Value-Based Approach", IEEE Micro, vol. 24, no. , pp. 110-117, November/December 2004, doi:10.1109/MM.2004.81
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