Scheduled System Maintenance:
On May 6th, single article purchases and IEEE account management will be unavailable from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ET (12:00 - 21:00 UTC). We apologize for the inconvenience.
By Topic

Simulation and performance evaluation of parallel architecture based on i860 nodes: SapePar-i860

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Pandlan, A. ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India ; Parthasarathy, K. ; Sridhar, M.K. ; Gowda, K.C.

SapePar-i860 is an execution driven “Simulator and Performance Evaluator for i860 based Parallel Architecture”. The simulator has various inputs like the primary cache size, primary cache type, secondary cache size, secondary cache type, secondary cache replacement policy, number of processors, interconnection between the processors, communication path from each processor to other processors, type of communication and bandwidth of communication channels. The simulator gets configured automatically according to the inputs and generates log files. The performance analyzer generates statistics of the run based on these log files. The statistics includes cache hit ratio of primary cache, cache hit ratio of secondary cache, Complete Communication Ratio (CCRi) of each processor, the Compute Communication Ratio (CCR6) of overall system, efficiency of each processor and efficiency of overall system. This also computes the speedup, execution time in terms of clock ticks

Published in:

TENCON '94. IEEE Region 10's Ninth Annual International Conference. Theme: Frontiers of Computer Technology. Proceedings of 1994

Date of Conference:

22-26 Aug 1994