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TitleProcessor's micro- architectural support for runtime environment
Author(s)Garcia, Paulo
Gomes, T.
Salgado, Filipe
Monteiro, João L.
Cabral, Jorge
Tavares, Adriano
KeywordsHardware accelerator
C language’s runtime environment
Issue dateJul-2011
JournalIeee International Conference on Industrial Informatics Indin
Abstract(s)This paper presents a micro-architectural feature in a processor’s datapath to support the C language’s runtime environment. A hardware accelerator for C function calls was embedded in a processor core and its impact on area and performance was evaluated. Results show that the accelerator offers a performance improvement in several different processor configurations. The performance gain depends on the utilized processor configuration, especially on memory access contention.
TypeConference paper
Publisher version
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Appears in Collections:CAlg - Artigos em revistas internacionais/Papers in international journals
DEI - Artigos em revistas internacionais

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