Introduction
Introduction Companion slides for The Art of Multiprocessor Programming by Maurice Herlihy & Nir Shavit TexPoint fonts used in EMF. Read the TexPoint manual before you delete this box.: A A A A
Moore’s Law
Art of Multiprocessor Programming 2 Moore’s Law Clock speed flattening sharply Transistor count still rising
Moore’s Law (in practice)
Moore’s Law (in practice) Art of Multiprocessor Programming 3
Nearly Extinct: the Uniprocesor
Art of Multiprocessor Programming 4 Nearly Extinct: the Uniprocesor memory cpu
Endangered: The Shared Memory Multiprocessor (SMP)
Art of Multiprocessor Programming 5 Endangered: The Shared Memory Multiprocessor (SMP) cache Bus Bus shared memory cache cache
The New Boss: The Multicore Processor (CMP)