High-Performance Processor Design Guided by System Costs
To minimize time to market and keep costs low, the PA 7300LC design was leveraged from a previous CPU, the chip area was reduced, cache RAM arrays with redundancy were added, and high-speed, high-coverage scan testing was added to reduce manufacturing costs.
by David C. Kubicek, Thomas J. Sullivan, Amitabh Mehra, and John G. McBride
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