263-3504-00L  Hardware Acceleration for Data Processing

Semester Autumn Semester 2017
Lecturers G. Alonso, T. Hoefler, O. Mutlu, C. Zhang
Periodicity yearly course
Language of instruction English


Abstract The seminar will cover topics related to data processing using new hardware in general and hardware accelerators (GPU, FPGA, specialized processors) in particular.
Objective The seminar will cover topics related to data processing using new hardware in general and hardware accelerators (GPU, FPGA, specialized processors) in particular.
Content The general application areas are big data and machine learning. The systems covered will include systems from computer architecture, high performance computing, data appliances, and data centers.
Prerequisites / Notice Students taking this seminar should have the necessary background in systems and low level programming.