Multiprocessors: Requirements and Perspectives Summary of the Discussion

  • Dimitris K. Maretis
Part of the Topics in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences book series (TATM)


At the first Workshop some requirements for future processors were discussed. Since then advances have taken place that have fulfilled some of these requirements, e.g. large memories of at least 100 MW seem to be in reach, faster I/O devices have been developed, etc.


Shared Memory Local Memory Global Memory Memory Management Memory Organization 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitris K. Maretis
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  1. 1.European Centre for Medium-Range Weather ForecastsReading, BerkshireUK

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