Great work finishing the topics on Data-Level Parallelism. In this lesson you covered:

  • SIMD architectures and their benefits in data-heavy applications.
  • Vector processors and their early influence on SIMD architecture.
  • Vector architecture elements such as vector registers, lanes, and internal looping.
  • SIMD extensions and how vector processors influenced their implementation of commercial processing.
  • GPUs and how they take a different approach to SIMD architecture.

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