In this podcast, we'll take a look at the people, technology, and culture behind one of the world's most powerful and important computing platforms, the Mainframe. Expect interviews, discussions, and interesting tidbits along the way, with your hosts, Frank and Jeff.
Brian Prasky knows what’s going on inside a CPU. He’s so smart he even knows what’s GOING to happen inside a CPU. This episode is all about Branch Prediction, the science and art of providing high-end CPUs with the ability to act faster based on historical data and models. If you use a computer with a processor, this is relevant to you.
1:28 What does a Logic Designer do?
4:06 The Data at Play
9:26 Building the model
13:48 How do the *others* do it?
18:23 Accuracy, Capacity, Latency
22:32 I never metacache...
23:59 How can I apply this?
25:21 Starting 'em youn
27:48 Making Progress
28:31 You ain't seen nothing yet
29:14 Breaking Apart the Chip
IBM Systems Technical University @ Washington D.C. - https://www-01.ibm.com/events/wwe/systu/systu17dc.nsf/Registration.xsp
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