Design of a register renaming unit

Benjamin Bishop, Thomas P. Kelliher, Mary Jane Irwin

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Register renaming is often used to improve performance in many high-ILP processors. However, there is a lack of publications regarding register renaming hardware design. This paper presents a detailed look at one possible implementation of a register renaming unit, as well as some possible optimizations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the IEEE Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)0769501044
StatePublished - 1999
EventProceedings of the 1999 9th Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI '99) - Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Duration: Mar 4 1999Mar 6 1999


OtherProceedings of the 1999 9th Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI '99)
CityAnn Arbor, MI, USA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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