Artifact Evaluation for Reproducible Quantitative Research

We all love good ol’ architecture research! From a germ of an idea, through a thorny path of its implementation and validation, to its publication. With its publication, hopefully comes...

Please Disclose Security Vulnerabilities!

In a recent opinion post on security disclosures, Uht questions if the public disclosure of hardware security vulnerabilities has had any benefits, and suggests that it would be better not...

Hitting an Accelerator Wall: When Specialized Chips Meet the End of Moore’s Law

Background These are exciting and challenging times for computer architects. The looming end of Moore's law and the breakdown of Dennard scaling force everybody to put on their thinking...

Let’s Keep it to Ourselves: Don’t Disclose Vulnerabilities

There are millions of viruses, etc., in the wild today. Countless new ones are devised by black-hat hackers all the time. In order to proactively defend against new exploits, some...

Why the GPGPU is Less Efficient than the TPU for DNNs

The GPGPU’s massive multithreading is unnecessary for DNNs, and imposes performance, area, and energy overheads. By avoiding such multithreading, the TPU is more efficient.

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Announcements of book and tool releases, calls for award nominations, SIGARCH-focused announcements.

January 16, 2019
SIGARCH 2019 Elections Slate
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Calls for Contributions

Calls for papers, tutorials, workshops, presentations and other technical contributions.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: March 4, 2019 in Austin
Call for Papers: IEEE Micro Special Issue on Secure Architectures
October 17, 2019 in New York City, USA
Call for Papers: NOCS 2019
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Calls for Participation

Information on registering and attending conferences, workshops and other events.

March 24, 2019 in Madison, WI
March 10, 2019 in San Diego, CA, USA
Nonvolatile Memories Workshop 2019
February 16, 2019 in Washington D.C.
HPCA 2019
February 16, 2019 in Washington D.C
CGO 2019
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