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A novel low power CAM design

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3 Author(s)
Thirugnanam, G. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA ; Vijaykrishnan, N. ; Irwin, M.J.

The Content Addressable Memory (CAM) is a class of memory that allows access by data instead of physical address. In this paper a novel low power CAM cell called the toggling match line CAM is introduced. It is shown to provide over 40% reduction in power consumed on read misses as compared to the basic CAM design

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ASIC/SOC Conference, 2001. Proceedings. 14th Annual IEEE International

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2001