A Brief and Biased History of Computer Architecture (Part 2)

This is the second part of my “Brief and Biased History of Computer Architecture”; you can find the first part here.  While IBM rules the...

A Brief and Biased History of Computer Architecture (Part 1)

I’ve always envied my Physics colleagues, because their field has a history rich with heroes and epic storiesI have other reasons for...

Cryptography for Secure Computing: A New Hardware Acceleration Opportunity

Big Data and artificial intelligence have empowered the data-driven computing paradigm, in which data become the most precious resources....

Advancing and Promoting DEI in Computer Architecture – Summer 2021 Reading Group

Across the computer systems and architecture community there has been A Call to Action to  advance and promote diversity, equity, and...

20 years of NoCs

Twenty years ago research into networks-on-chip (NoCs) was launched with the publication of the foundational Dally and Towles paper, “Route...

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