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Flynn’s Taxonomy

Flynn’s Taxonomy

http://arith.stanford.edu/~flynn/

SISD - Single instruction, single data

Old uniprocessors

MISD - Multiple instruction, single data

Fault-tolerant architectures, somewhat uncommon

SIMD - Single instruction, multiple data

array processors, GPUs

MIMD - Multiple instruction, multiple data

Multi-core superscalar, distributed systems