Artifact Details

Title

Superscalar RISC concepts and design of the IBM RISC System/600

Catalog Number

102624681

Type

Moving image

Date

1990-08

Credits

Hester, Phil D.

Publisher

University Video Communications

Duration

00:49:45

Format

Betacam SP

Description

From University Video Communications' catalog:

"This lecture gives an overview of the RISC System/6000 family of workstations and servers. Starting with its positioning within the IBM product line and a brief discussion of the trends and directions in the workstation business areas, a description is given of the major engineering design points for each of the machines. Following this he presents a detailed discussion of the IBM Second Generation RISC goals and concepts, and a discussion of how these goals were implemented in the POWER architecture, including mention of the performance results against industry standard benchmarks. Details are also presented on other relevant system components."

Category

Lecture

Series Title

University Video Communications: Distinguished Lectures

Credit

Gift of University Video Communications

Lot Number

X6636.2013