Scalable mutli-layer barrier synchronization on NoC


Barrier is a widely used synchronization mechanism adopted in different scales of parallel systems. Being a global operation in a system, scalability has become a critical design concern of the barrier implementation. Reducing the number of messages and hop count are main challenges for attaining a well-scalable barrier design. This paper proposes an… (More)


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@article{Tseng2016ScalableMB, title={Scalable mutli-layer barrier synchronization on NoC}, author={Yu-Lun Tseng and Kun-Hua Huang and Bo-Cheng Charles Lai}, journal={2016 International Symposium on VLSI Design, Automation and Test (VLSI-DAT)}, year={2016}, pages={1-4} }