computer architecture

Definitions of computer architecture
1

n (computer science) the structure and organization of a computer's hardware or system software

Synonyms:
architecture
Types:
CISC, complex instruction set computer, complex instruction set computing
(computer science) a kind of computer architecture that has a large number of instructions hard coded into the CPU chip
RISC, reduced instruction set computer, reduced instruction set computing
(computer science) a kind of computer architecture that has a relatively small set of computer instructions that it can perform
Type of:
structure
the manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts

n the art of assembling logical elements into a computing device; the specification of the relation between parts of a computer system

Types:
neural net, neural network
computer architecture in which processors are connected in a manner suggestive of connections between neurons; can learn by trial and error
Type of:
spec, specification
a detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work

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