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Carry Accumulator for Floating Point Operation

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052115D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Cannon, JW Jones, JF Villante, AE [+details]

Abstract

Summary storage of carries is generated while doing Floating Point (FP) multiply operations on 64-bit operands with a 16-bit processor. The arrangement has utility in conjunction with a floating point feature such as that described in the preceding article.