Branch misprediction

Known as: Misprediction 
Branch misprediction occurs when a central processing unit (CPU) mispredicts the next instruction to process in branch prediction, which is aimed at… (More)
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2015
2015
Branch prediction is an important feature of pipelined processors to achieve high performance. However, it can lead to overly… (More)
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2007
2007
In this paper, we propose a new class of branch predictors, complementary branch predictors, which can be easily added to any… (More)
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2006
2006
Despite years of study, branch mispredictions remain as a significant performance impediment in pipelined superscalar processors… (More)
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2005
2005
Current trends in modern out-of-order processors involve implementing deeper pipelines and a large instruction window to achieve… (More)
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2004
2004
Branch misprediction penalty consists of two components: the time wasted on misspeculative execution until the mispredicted… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This article presents a new and highly accurate method for branch prediction. The key idea is to use one of the simplest possible… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
This paper presents a new method for branch prediction. The key idea is to use one of the simplest possible neural networks… (More)
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1999
1999
The costs of branch mispredictions severely limit the performance gains from building wider superscalar processors. In this study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Indirect branch prediction is likely to become increasingly important in the future because indirect branches occur more… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Deeply pipelined, superscalar processors require accurate branch prediction to achieve high performance. Two-level branch… (More)
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