Speculative Return Address Stack Management Revisited

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Branch prediction feeds a speculative execution processor core with instructions. Branch mispredictions are inevitable and have negative effects on performance and energy consumption. With the advent of highly accurate conditional branch predictors, nonconditional branch instructions are gaining importance.
Original languageEnglish
Article number15
JournalACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01 Nov 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Information Systems
  • Software


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