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CMSC 411:
  Computer Systems Architecture


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All readings are in Hennessy and Patterson, unless otherwise specified
Dates given are when we start on that topic

Jan. 28 - Chapter 1: Computer design and evalution

Feb. 4 - Chapter 2: Instruction set architecture

Feb. 13 - Appendix A: Basic pipelining and scoreboard

Feb. 27: Chapter 3: Instruction-level parallelism (mainly hardware)

Apr. 8: Chapter 4: Instruction-level parallelism (mainly software)

Apr. 15: Chapter 5: Memory Hierarchies

May 1: Chapter 7: Storage Systems - except Section 7.8

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