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Understanding the Memory Consumption of the MiBench Embedded Benchmark

  • Antoine BlinEmail author
  • Cédric Courtaud
  • Julien Sopena
  • Julia Lawall
  • Gilles Muller
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9944)

Abstract

Complex embedded systems today commonly involve a mix of real-time and best-effort applications. The recent emergence of small low-cost commodity multi-core processors raises the possibility of running both kinds of applications on a single machine, with virtualization ensuring that the best-effort applications cannot steal CPU cycles from the real-time applications. Nevertheless, memory contention can introduce other sources of delay, that can lead to missed deadlines. In this paper, we analyze the sources of memory consumption for the real-time applications found in the MiBench embedded benchmark suite.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antoine Blin
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Cédric Courtaud
    • 1
  • Julien Sopena
    • 1
  • Julia Lawall
    • 1
  • Gilles Muller
    • 1
  1. 1.Sorbonne Universités, Inria, UPMC, LIP6ParisFrance
  2. 2.Renault S.A.SParisFrance

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