Michael Abrash’s First Look at the Larrabee New Instructions (LRBni)

Dr. Dobb’s just published the first of a new series of detailed articles related to Larrabee hardware and software architecture written by Michael Abrash.

A First Look at the Larrabee New Instructions (LRBni)

Larrabee is an architecture, rather than a product, with three distinct aspects — many cores, many threads, and a new vector instruction set — that boost performance. This architecture will first be used in GPUs, and could be used in CPUs as well.