intel i960

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Intel i960 definition

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A superscalar 32-bit RISC microprocessor from Intel intended for embedded applications.
The i960 CA variant can reach 66 native MIPS peak performance with a sustained execution of two instructions per clock cycle. The i960 CF has an on-chip, four kilobyte two-way set-associative instruction cache and a one kilobyte data cache. Both the CA and CF processors have on-chip RAM; a four-channel DMA unit; and integrated peripherals.
(1996-05-23)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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