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Issue No.05 - September/October (2010 vol.30)
pp: 5-15
Veerle Desmet , Ghent University
Sylvain Girbal , Thales Reseacrh adn Technologies
Alex Ramirez , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Augusto Vega , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Olivier Temam , Inria Saclay
<p>Growing architectural complexity and stringent time-to-market constraints suggest the need to move architecture design beyond parametric exploration to structural exploration. ArchExplorer is a Web-based permanent and open design-space exploration framework that lets researchers compare their designs against others. The authors demonstrate their approach by exploring the design space of an on-chip memory subsystem and a multicore processor.</p>
simulation, design-space exploration, microarchitecture, methodology
Veerle Desmet, Sylvain Girbal, Alex Ramirez, Augusto Vega, Olivier Temam, "ArchExplorer for Automatic Design Space Exploration", IEEE Micro, vol.30, no. 5, pp. 5-15, September/October 2010, doi:10.1109/MM.2010.76
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