Run-time adaptive cache management

Teresa L. Johnson, Daniel A. Connors, Wen mei W. Hwu

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Abstract

Cache effectiveness should be improved to deal with long memory latencies, to utilize run-time adaptive cache management techniques, to optimize both performance and cost of implementation, and to increase data cache effectiveness for integer programs. A microarchitecture scheme where the hardware determines the data placement is presented based on dynamic referencing behavior. This scheme is fully compatible with instruction set architectures. Run-time adaptive cache management can significantly improve the overall performance of integer applications. The improvements are due to increased cache miss handling latencies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)774-775
Number of pages2
JournalProceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Volume7
StatePublished - Jan 1 1998
EventProceedings of the 1998 31st Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. Part 1 (of 7) - Big Island, HI, USA
Duration: Jan 6 1998Jan 9 1998

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