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CPU

 
central processing unit (on a computer).

CPU

Abbreviation for:
caudate putamen
central processing unit (!) (Medspeak-UK)
chest pain unit
contracts and purchasing unit (Medspeak-UK)

CPU

Central processing unit Computers The hardware that comprises the 'thinking' part of a computer; the simple-minded often equate the CPU to all the electronic circuitry in the box containing the hard and floppy drives. See Computer.
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Because of memory system differences GPUs have fast but small memories, and CPUs have large but slow memories accelerated computing applications typically move data from the network or disk storage to CPU memory, and then copy the data to GPU memory before it can be crunched by the GPU.
The functional modules depicted above can be calculated by CPU and GPU simultaneously.
In other words, CPUs and GPUs fetch data from off-chip main memory at approximately the same speed, but GPUs can execute the functions that use that data more quickly.
In the future work, we hope to run our experiments on the CPUs with different architectures, for example, ATOM [10].
Where I had declared SSD to be a major game changer in the way DBAs work, I believe that multicore CPUs will be a bit more subtle.
Moore's Law also pointed out that PC processor speed would quickly close the gap with HPC CPUs. More importantly, the price of these commodity processors would be several orders of magnitude less than that of HPC CPUs.
While there is no word on how much the new AMD chip might be priced at, rumours suggest that it could be the company's first desktop CPU to cost around $999 (Rs 70,000 approx).
KARACHI -- National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) here on Friday opened its 9th chest pain unit (CPU) to help provide immediate medical assistance to commuters in particular and public in general exposed to heart attack or related conditions.
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Central processing units (CPUs) have turned out to be Intel's fiefdom so far.