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 A 5-Minute Talk on The Cell BE Memory Model

The Cell BE processor has both a PowerPC-compliant core and eight SPUs that can access global memory, for a total of nine memory management units. Memory can be accessed through DMA or memory-mapped I/O. It can also be skipped altogether for SPU to SPU transfers. Get the details from Nutter and Aguilar in this Q&A session.

 (Submitted by Anonymous Fri Apr 28, 2006 )


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