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IBM Floating Point Architecture

Known as: Hexadecimal floating point, IBM Floating Point Standard 
IBM System/360 computers, and subsequent machines based on that architecture (mainframes), support a hexadecimal floating-point format. In comparison… Expand
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1989
1989
Considerations in the floating-point design of a supercomputer are discussed. Particular attention is given to word size… Expand
Review
1972
Review
1972
  • W. Cody
  • IEEE Symposium on Computer Arithmetic
  • 1972
  • Corpus ID: 2336794
The appearance of hexadecimal floating point arithmetic systems has prompted a continuing discourse on the relative numerical… Expand