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Partitioning the Network-on-Chip to Enable Virtualization on Many-Core Processors

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Authors:

Matthias Becker, Dakshina Dasari , Vincent Nélis , Moris Behnam, Thomas Nolte

Publication Type:

Conference/Workshop Paper

Venue:

The 6th International Real-Time Scheduling Open Problems Seminar


Abstract

Technological advances have increased the transistor density, thereby ushering in multi- and more recently many-core systems, distinguished by the presence of hundreds of cores on a single chip. For such a platform, the Network-on-Chip (NoC) has emerged as a scalable and efficient interconnect fabric to realize the communication across an ever increasing number of processor cores, memories, and specialized IP blocks both on- and off-chip. In this paper, we highlighted some key problems in NoC based architectures that must be addressed before the deployment of real-time applications onto these platforms becomes possible. A paradigm shift from function centric to data and communication centric approaches is required. Combining hardware and software based flow-regulation seems to be the only way to ensure that NoCs go beyond the best-effort service and address the requirements of diverse applications.

Bibtex

@inproceedings{Becker3929,
author = {Matthias Becker and Dakshina Dasari and Vincent N{\'e}lis and Moris Behnam and Thomas Nolte},
title = {Partitioning the Network-on-Chip to Enable Virtualization on Many-Core Processors},
month = {July},
year = {2015},
booktitle = {The 6th International Real-Time Scheduling Open Problems Seminar},
url = {http://www.es.mdh.se/publications/3929-}
}