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MILEPOST in the news

Posted by Igor Thu, 03 July 2008 09:00:00 GMT

The Milepost project is about compiler technology that can automatically learn to optimise programs for re-configurable heterogeneous embedded processors.

From the Wall Street Journal:

"Within one month, Milepost was able to improve the performance of a state-of-the-art complier by 10 percent -- something that would normally take several years to accomplish."

Congratulations to Mike O'Boyle and his team!

A google news search for "milepost compiler" finds another dozen ....

For details see the milepost site or contact Mike O'Boyle.