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Unformatted text preview: omputer, system programs called compiler and
assembler break the user program down into assembly
code (instruction set) and then into binary machine code.
The machine code is processed by the 5-piece hardware
(control unit, datapath, memory, input and output) to obtain
the desired result.
Readings on architecture: – S. Borkar and A. A. Chen, “The Future of Microprocessors,” Comm.
ACM, vol. 54, no. 5, pp. 67-77, May 2011.
– J. Fitzpatrick,”An Interview with Steve Furber,” Comm. ACM, vol. 54,
no. 5, pp. 34-39, May 2011.
– D. A. Patterson, "The Trouble with Multi-Cores," IEEE Spectrum, vol.
47, no. 7, pp. 28-32 and 52-53, July 2010.
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