ReadyBoost : How a Software Component Helps Boost the System Performance by Exploiting Flash Memory as a Cache?
One of the nice feature of windows 7 for low memory system is ReadyBoost, a software component that uses flash memory as a cache to actually speed up the the performance(Ref-Wikipedia). But If we ...
Atomic operation. How does it guarantee consistency from hardware perspective ? How is it implemented in HW ? As far as I know, atomic instruction makes sure that when it is executed, no other ...
Where exactly L1, L2 and L3 Caches Located in computer ? I know, we use Cache to increase performance by picking DATA and INSTRUCTIONS from Cache rather than Main Memory. Following are my questions ...