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Explores design spaces for each architecture class and
exposes evolution of concepts and design issues. Covers superscalar architectures,
multithreaded, shared and distributed memory MIMDs and associative and
neural architectures. Includes case studies.
(Book description from Amazon.com)
This book is aimed at upper-division courses on architecture.
It does not focus solely on parallel architectures like similar titles.
From the Back Cover:
Advanced Computer Architectures will prove an indispensable
guide for anyone who needs to be acquainted with the relevant concepts
and solutions introduced in recent years to the dramatically changing world
of computer architecture. For the student of advanced level courses in
computer architecture, this book will provide a comprehensive and accessible
overview of the subject whilst its strong practical orientation will make
it an invaluable reference for the practitioner.