Programming With Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology
Migrating Software for Optimal 64-bit PerformanceeBook - 2005
Intel? EM64T brings 64-bit processing capabilities to the desktop while ensuring fullcompatibility with current 32-bit operating systems and applications. This concise bookexplains how you can enjoy the flexibility to move to 64-bit computing whenever it makesthe most sense for your expansion plans, porting your 32-bit applications, and achievingbetter performance boosts when working with larger datasets. From a veterantechnology analyst, readers learn about the implications of ILP 64 for data structures andbyte alignment, tools that can automate much of the migration effort, and ways to avoidpitfalls while accessing big memory. The book includes examples written in C and isessential reading for every developer who wants to take advantage of 64-bit applications.
Publisher: Hillsboro, Or. : Intel Press, c2005 (Norwood, Mass. : Books24x7.com [generator])