Patent Number: 9,235,513

Title: Cache management based on physical memory device characteristics

Abstract: A processor unit removes, responsive to obtaining a new address, an entry from a memory of a type of memory based on a comparison of a performance of the type of memory to different performances, each of the different performances associated with a number of other types of memory.

Inventors: Chandrakar; Rahul (Bangalore, IN), Sainath; Venkatesh (Bangalore, IN), Srinivasan; Vaidyanathan (Bangalore, IN)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 12/08 (20060101); G06F 12/10 (20060101); G06F 12/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-01-12 0:00:00