- David Culler and J. P. Singh with Anoop Gupta,
Parallel Computer Architecture: A Hardware/Software Approach,
Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 1998.
A (too) thorough reference that was the CS 757 text from
1998 to 2004. This tome is a good buy if you are staying in
- John L. Hennessy and David A. Patterson,
Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach,
Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, Third Edition, 2002.
Especially Chapter 6 and 8.
- Mark D. Hill, Norman P. Jouppi, and Gurindar S. Sohi,
Readings in Computer Architecture,
Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 2000.
Especially Chapter 9.
- G. S. Almasi and A. Gottlieb,
Highly Parallel Computing,
Benjamin/Cummings, 2nd Ed., 1994.