SPU pipeline examination in the IBM Full-System Simulator for the Cell Broadband Engine processor

Cycle-accurate simulation made easy

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David Murrell

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: April 17, 2006

Find out the exact cycle where the SPE stalls, or identify a poor choice of branch predictions, using pipeline tracing in the Cell Broadband Engine™ (Cell BE) simulator.

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