SpZip: Architectural Support for Effective Data Compression In Irregular Applications

Technical paper link is here. Published in: 2021 ACM/IEEE 48th Annual International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA) Yifan Yang (MIT); Joel Emer (MIT / NVIDIA); Daniel Sanchez (MIT) Abstract: "Irregular applications, such as graph analytics and sparse linear algebra, exhibit frequent indirect, data-dependent accesses to single or short sequences of elements that cause high ma... » read more