Managing performance vs. accuracy trade-offs with loop perforation

@inproceedings{Sidiroglou2011ManagingPV,
  title={Managing performance vs. accuracy trade-offs with loop perforation},
  author={Stelios Sidiroglou and Sasa Misailovic and Henry Hoffmann and Martin C. Rinard},
  booktitle={SIGSOFT FSE},
  year={2011}
}
Many modern computations (such as video and audio encoders, Monte Carlo simulations, and machine learning algorithms) are designed to trade off accuracy in return for increased performance. To date, such computations typically use ad-hoc, domain-specific techniques developed specifically for the computation at hand. Loop perforation provides a general technique to trade accuracy for performance by transforming loops to execute a subset of their iterations. A criticality testing phase filters… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 27 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
Highly Cited
This paper has 277 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

5 Figures & Tables

Topics

Statistics

020406020112012201320142015201620172018
Citations per Year

278 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 278 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.