Streaming Prefetch

Abstract

In most commercial processors, data prefetching has been disregarded as a potentially eeective solution to hide cache misses, multi-level caches being widely preferred. However, multi-level caches are mostly eeective at removing capacity and connict misses, while prefetching is particularly eecient for removing compulsory misses, especially in the regular… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BFb0024775

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