inTune: coordinating multicore islands to achieve global policy objectives

@inproceedings{Tembey2013inTuneCM,
  title={inTune: coordinating multicore islands to achieve global policy objectives},
  author={Priyanka Tembey and Ada Gavrilovska and Karsten Schwan},
  booktitle={TRIOS@SOSP},
  year={2013}
}
Multicore platforms are moving from small numbers of homogeneous cores to 'scale out' designs with multiple tiles or 'islands' of cores residing on a single chip, each with different resources and potentially controlled by their own resource managers. Applications running on such machines, however, operate across multiple such resource islands, and this also holds for global properties like platform power caps. The inTune software architecture meets the consequent need to support platform-level… CONTINUE READING