The Second Edition includes an updated and expanded glossary of cache memory terms and buzzwords. The book provides new real world applications of cache memory design and a new chapter on cache"tricks".
- Illustrates detailed example designs of caches
- Provides numerous examples in the form of block diagrams, timing waveforms, state tables, and code traces
- Defines and discusses more than 240 cache specific buzzwords, comparing in detail the relative merits of different design methodologies
- Includes an extensive glossary, complete with clear definitions, synonyms, and references to the appropriate text discussions
Jim Handy is a Principal Analyst for memories in Dataquest's Semiconductor group. He is a frequent lecturer and writer on the subject of cache memorydesign and is a patent holder in the cache design field.