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Comparative Architectures

Principal lecturer: Dr Ian Pratt (
Taken by: Part II

Past exam questions

OHP slides with some extra notes for supervisors : ps, pdf

Some additional material that didn't make it into the notes:

P6 Microacrhitecture
Beyond RISC article
Arcticle on CPU history
Comparison of AMD K7 and Intel Prntium-II
IA-64 programming tutorial
Intel fab processes
Itanium-2 (Mkinley) presentation
Semiconductor Industry Association Roadmap
Technology trends and their impact on SuperComputers