The raw microprocessor: A computational fabric for software circuits and general-purpose programs

Michael Bedford Taylor, Jason Kim, Jason Miller, David Wentzlaff, Fae Ghodrat, Ben Greenwald, Henry Hoffman, Paul Johnson, Jae Wook Lee, Walter Lee, Albert Ma, Arvind Saraf, Mark Seneski, Nathan Shnidman, Volker Strumpen, Matt Frank, Saman Amarasinghe, Anant Agarwal

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Abstract

Wire delay is a natural limiter to microprocessor scalability. A new architectural approach, the Raw microprocessor, not only solves this problem but also delivers unprecedented performance, energy efficiency, and cost effectiveness.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)25-35
Number of pages11
JournalIEEE Micro
Volume22
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2002
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Taylor, M. B., Kim, J., Miller, J., Wentzlaff, D., Ghodrat, F., Greenwald, B., Hoffman, H., Johnson, P., Lee, J. W., Lee, W., Ma, A., Saraf, A., Seneski, M., Shnidman, N., Strumpen, V., Frank, M., Amarasinghe, S., & Agarwal, A. (2002). The raw microprocessor: A computational fabric for software circuits and general-purpose programs. IEEE Micro, 22(2), 25-35. https://doi.org/10.1109/MM.2002.997877