Memory Access Characterization of OpenMP Workloads on a Multi-core NUMA Machine

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Pousa Ribeiro , Christiane ; Carissimi , Alexandre ; Méhaut , Jean-François (2010)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: [ INFO.INFO-DC ] Computer Science [cs]/Distributed, Parallel, and Cluster Computing [cs.DC]
    acm: Hardware_MEMORYSTRUCTURES

Nowadays, on hierarchical shared memory multiprocessors with Non-Uniform Memory Access (NUMA), the number of cores accessing memory banks is considerably high. Such accesses produce more stress on the memory banks, generating load-balancing issues, memory contention and... View more
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