The paper will deal with the
evolution of computer technology.
Describe how concepts such as RISC,
pipelining, cache memory, and virtual memory have evolved over the past 25
years to improve system performance.
In this short research paper, you
will investigate the evolution of and current trends in improving system
performance with concepts such as RISC, pipelining, cache memory, and virtual
memory. In this paper you must, as part
of your conclusion, explicitly state the concept or approach that seems most
important to you and explain your selection.
A minimum of two references is
required for this paper. At least one article should be from a peer-reviewed
journal. If you use Web sites other than the article databases provided by the
UMUC Library in your research, be sure to evaluate the content you find
there for authority, accuracy, coverage, and currency.
Submission of Paper
Submit your paper as a Word document
in your Assignments folder. I will pay a great deal of attention to your thesis
statement, the concise but logical flow of your information, your conclusion,
and your grammar and syntax. I recommend that you go to the Online Writing
Guide and submit your paper to the Writing Center before posting it in your
papers that show evidence of plagiarism will be given a score of zero.
Your paper should have no spelling
or grammatical mistakes, and the construction should be logical and easy to
read. These are research papers, and should not contain colloquial or slang
expressions. Provide a reference list at the end of the paper. Use a minimum of
two outside references.