Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Click & Collect from 2 Hours*
Free Delivery to UK Shops
Free UK Standard Delivery On all orders £20 and over Free Delivery to UK Shops Local shops and expert booksellers nationwide Free Click & Collect to UK shops From 2 hours of your order*
Computer Organization, Design, and Architecture, Fifth Edition (Hardback)
  • Computer Organization, Design, and Architecture, Fifth Edition (Hardback)
zoom

Computer Organization, Design, and Architecture, Fifth Edition (Hardback)

(author)
£87.99
Hardback 725 Pages / Published: 20/12/2013
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Suitable for a one- or two-semester undergraduate or beginning graduate course in computer science and computer engineering, Computer Organization, Design, and Architecture, Fifth Edition presents the operating principles, capabilities, and limitations of digital computers to enable the development of complex yet efficient systems. With 11 new sections and four revised sections, this edition takes students through a solid, up-to-date exploration of single- and multiple-processor systems, embedded architectures, and performance evaluation.

See What's New in the Fifth Edition

Expanded coverage of embedded systems, mobile processors, and cloud computing Material for the "Architecture and Organization" part of the 2013 IEEE/ACM Draft Curricula for Computer Science and EngineeringUpdated commercial machine architecture examples

The backbone of the book is a description of the complete design of a simple but complete hypothetical computer. The author then details the architectural features of contemporary computer systems (selected from Intel, MIPS, ARM, Motorola, Cray and various microcontrollers, etc.) as enhancements to the structure of the simple computer. He also introduces performance enhancements and advanced architectures including networks, distributed systems, GRIDs, and cloud computing.

Computer organization deals with providing just enough details on the operation of the computer system for sophisticated users and programmers. Often, books on digital systems' architecture fall into four categories: logic design, computer organization, hardware design, and system architecture. This book captures the important attributes of these four categories to present a comprehensive text that includes pertinent hardware, software, and system aspects.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
ISBN: 9781466585546
Number of pages: 725
Weight: 1520 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 45 mm
Edition: 5th New edition


MEDIA REVIEWS

Praise for the Previous Edition

"I am convinced that the book will serve well as a handbook for courses on the fundamentals of computer architecture and organization."
-Antoni Michalski, Zentralblatt Math, 2008

You may also be interested in...

Business Analysis Techniques
Added to basket
Optimization Models
Added to basket
IT Architecture For Dummies
Added to basket
Soft Systems Methodology in Action
Added to basket
Developing Analytic Talent
Added to basket
US For Beginners
Added to basket
£27.99
Paperback
The Computer and the Brain
Added to basket
The Mythical Man-Month
Added to basket
Developing Information Systems
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.