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Computer Architecture CS 154 Where software and hardware finally meet Prof. Franklin
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What is Computer Architecture? Program software Write compilers Design assembly language Design processor Optimize layout, circuits, etc Design transistor technology Architecture
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What is Computer Architecture? Program software Write compilers Design assembly language Design processor Optimize layout, circuits, etc Design transistor technology Architecture This class!!
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Coming together – the basics What do high-level instructions get compiled down to? How do you build a basic machine?
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Coming together – the basics What do high-level instructions get compiled down to? How do you build a basic machine?
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Hardware optimization What do high-level instructions get compiled down to? How do you build a basic machine? How do architects specialize the hardware to run programs quickly?
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Hardware optimization What do high-level instructions get compiled down to? How do you build a basic machine? How do architects specialize the hardware to run programs quickly?
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What do high-level instructions get compiled down to? How do you build a basic machine? How do architects specialize the hardware
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