IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - On the effectiveness of speculative and selective memory fences

Proceedings. 20th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium

Author(s): O. Trachsel ; C. von Praun ; T.R. Gross
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2006
Conference Location: Rhodes Island, Greece
Conference Date: 25 April 2006
ISBN (Paper): 1-4244-0054-6
DOI: 10.1109/IPDPS.2006.1639272
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Memory fences inhibit the reordering of memory accesses in modern microprocessors; fences are useful to implement synchronization and strong shared memory semantics in multi-threaded programs. A... View More

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