Modern Parallel Architectures and Their Programming

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Engineering Informatics (P 3902)
languagestudy field / specialization
czech, englishI Engineering Informatics of Transportation and Communication - 3902V036
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full-time and part-time
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Course Supervisor:
doc. Ing. Václav Šebesta, DrSc.
Supervising Department:
Department of Applied Informatics in Transportation (16114)
Basic types of computer architectures, von Neumann's model, chained architecture, processor field, close and free system coupling, systolic systems, parallel systems classification. Software level of parallelism. Super-computers and mini super-computers. Transputers, their architecture, applicability, instruction grouping. Basic features of RISC architectures. Massive parallel architectures and symmetrical multiprocessing.