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Understanding Distributed Memory Multi-Core Processors

        

Understanding Distributed Memory Multi-Core Processors

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This video from Sony describes the Cell microprocessor used in its PlayStation 3 and provides a description of its architecture via creative visual metaphors. It is an excellent starting point to teach students about distributed memory multi-core processors.
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: July 06, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 12, 2012
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Submitter: Lisa Lewin
Keywords: film, gaming, computer sciences and electrical engineering, tv, parallel processing, video games, information systems, computer architecture, synchronous, human-computer interfaces, engineering, xbox

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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States

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