On completing the module successfully, the studentsProfessional Competence
can explain the basic architectural concepts introduced in todays microprocessors and their impact on software and system performance,
can assess architectural concepts and features of a complex memory hierarchy (L1/L2/L3 caches, main memory, virtual memory) and its impact on software and system performance,
can outline structure and features of multiprocessor and multicomputer systems
are familiar with different performance evaluation methods and their application,
can adapt gained expertise to solve small practical tasks, or to discuss and develop different approaches to solve a given problem
are familiar with different methods to specify, select and evaluate a computer system which best fits to a dedicated application
Social- and Self-competence
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William Stallings. Computer Organization & Architecture. Pearson Education, 2003. ISBN 0-13-049307-4.
Andew S. Tanenbaum. Computerarchitektur. Pearson Studium, 2001. ISBN 3-8273-7016-7.