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cache

 [kash]
a memory mechanism used by a computer to accelerate access to information.

cache

[kash]
(in computer technology) a fast storage buffer in the central processing unit or hard drive used to increase the amount and speed of data processing. Also called cache memory.

cache

A storage area on a PC’s hard drive where the browser temporarily stores web pages and/or graphic elements.
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Several authors propose a hybrid cache scheme which tries to retain the advantages of a shared L2 cache but minimizing the miss latency.
SNUCA-2 improves the previous design by using a two-dimensional switched network, as the area requirements of using a dedicated transmission channel becomes prohibitive when the number of L2 cache banks increases.
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66 GHz, 1 MB L2 cache, 8 GB ECC DDR-2 Chipkill(TM) memory, Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology (Intel EM64T), Hyper-Threading
33 GHz, 1 MB L2 cache, 8 MB L3 cache, 16 GB ECC DDR-2 Chipkill memory, Intel EM64T, Hyper-Threading
4 GHz and 2 MB of L2 cache, increased memory capability, Integrated Lights-Out management and support for serial hard drives.
2 GHz and 2 MB of L2 cache, the ML150 G2 delivers performance, manageability and expandability at a competitive price.
6 GHz), 1 MB L2 cache, 32 GB registered ECC DDR Chipkill(TM) memory, 1 GHz HyperTransport(TM) technology
6 GHz), 1 MB L2 cache, 8 GB registered ECC DDR Chipkill memory, 1 GHz HyperTransport technology