Computer Systems Architecture
- Department of Security Technologies and Engineering
Description of computer architecture principles, e.g. von Neumann's model, pipelining, different coupling of systems, transmission protocols, systolic systems, parallel systems classification, etc. The Amdahl's law, effectiveness of parallel systems performance measurement, RISC and CICS architectures, superscalar architectures, mass parallel architectures and symmetric multiprocessing explained on many examples.
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- Study Objective:
Knowledge acquisition of basic types of computer architectures and their philosophy.
- Study materials:
Douša, J., Pluháček, A.: Introduction to Computer Systems. ČVUT, Praha 2000
Hennesy, J.: Computer Architecture, Morgan Kaufman Edition
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans: