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Jamil, T and Stacpoole, RA, Cache Memories, IEEE Potentials, 19, (2) pp. 24 - 29. ISSN 0278-6648 (2000) [Professional, Non Refereed Article]

DOI: doi:10.1109/45.839642


Cache memory is a small, fast memory unit between the central processing unit (CPU) and the main storage memory. It stores frequently accessed instructions and data for the CPU. Current efforts are focused on improving the performance of such units. One way of doing this is through the reduction of the speed gap between the CPU and the memory.

Item Details

Item Type:Professional, Non Refereed Article
Research Division:Engineering
Research Group:Electronics, sensors and digital hardware
Research Field:Electronics, sensors and digital hardware not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Information and Communication Services
Objective Group:Other information and communication services
Objective Field:Other information and communication services not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Jamil, T (Dr Tariq Jamil)
UTAS Author:Stacpoole, RA (Mr Richard Stacpoole)
ID Code:20776
Year Published:2000
Deposited By:Computing
Deposited On:2000-08-01
Last Modified:2001-03-02

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