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CS501 Assignment No 4 Spring 2012 solution

Assume that three I/O devices are connected to a 16-bit 100 MIPS CPU. The first device is a hard drive with a maximum transfer rate of 2MB/sec. It has a half word (16-bit) bus. The second device is a floppy drive with a transfer rate of 10KB/sec over 8-bit bus, and the third device is a keyboard that must be polled […]