University of Hertfordshire

An evaluation of the HARP ORed indexing addressing mechanism

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  • F.L. Steven
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Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Hertfordshire
Publication statusPublished - 1993

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NameUH Computer Science Technical Report
PublisherUniversity of Hertfordshire


Several different adressing mechanisms are evaluated within the context of VLIW and superscalar processor design. The results suggest that traditional RISC addressing mechanisms are less effective than the other simpler addressing mechanisms considered. In particular, the ORed indexing addressing mechanism significantly improves performance.

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