Enter a keyword...
 
...or choose a category.
 


  Home
  New Terms
  New Links
 More Resources
  Classifieds
  DownloadLite
  Wordlink
 Talk to Us
  Submit a URL
  Request a Term
  Report an Error
 About
  Partners
  Advertising
  Products
Shopping Agent
1. Select Category
Hardware
Software
2. Enter Keyword

3.

Powered by
Bottom Dollar
instruction
Last modified: September 1, 1996

 
   Microprocessors
 Operators and Operations
 
 
 
   CISC
 command
 machine language
 RISC
 superscalar
 
A basic
command. The term instruction is often used to describe the most rudimentary programming commands. For example, a computer's instruction set is the list of all the basic commands in the computer's machine language.

Instruction Execution Process
Describes how a processor executes instructions. Includes information about pipelining, compiler optimization, native execution and x86 translation execution steps. This page is from "The PC Guide".

Internal Processor Architecture and Operation
Describes processor instruction sets and modes, internal architectural components, the instruction execution process, and performance enhancing architecture features. This page is from "The PC Guide."


These pages and their contents ©1996-1998
The Sandy Bay Software and PC Webopædia logos are trademarks of Sandy Bay Software, Inc.
All rights reserved.