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Title: Program structure-based blocking

Abstract

Embodiments relate to program structure-based blocking. An aspect includes receiving source code corresponding to a computer program by a compiler of a computer system. Another aspect includes determining a prefetching section in the source code by a marking module of the compiler. Yet another aspect includes performing, by a blocking module of the compiler, blocking of instructions located in the prefetching section into instruction blocks, such that the instruction blocks of the prefetching section only contain instructions that are located in the prefetching section.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, Armonk, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1399097
Patent Number(s):
9,772,825
Application Number:
14/741,995
Assignee:
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION OSTI
DOE Contract Number:
B599858
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Jun 17
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

Citation Formats

Bertolli, Carlo, Eichenberger, Alexandre E., O'Brien, John K., and Sura, Zehra N.. Program structure-based blocking. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Bertolli, Carlo, Eichenberger, Alexandre E., O'Brien, John K., & Sura, Zehra N.. Program structure-based blocking. United States.
Bertolli, Carlo, Eichenberger, Alexandre E., O'Brien, John K., and Sura, Zehra N.. Tue . "Program structure-based blocking". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1399097.
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abstractNote = {Embodiments relate to program structure-based blocking. An aspect includes receiving source code corresponding to a computer program by a compiler of a computer system. Another aspect includes determining a prefetching section in the source code by a marking module of the compiler. Yet another aspect includes performing, by a blocking module of the compiler, blocking of instructions located in the prefetching section into instruction blocks, such that the instruction blocks of the prefetching section only contain instructions that are located in the prefetching section.},
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year = {Tue Sep 26 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
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