This book introduces a modern approach to embedded system design, presenting software design and hardware design in a unified manner. It covers trends and challenges, introduces the design and use of single-purpose processors ( hardware ) and general-purpose processors ( software ), describes memories and buses, illustrates hardware/software tradeoffs using a digital camera example, and discusses advanced computation models, controls systems, chip technologies, and modern design tools. For courses found in EE, CS and other engineering departments.
|Publication date:||3rd October 2001|
|Author:||Frank Vahid, Tony D. Givargis|
|Publisher:||John Wiley & Sons Inc|
|Categories:||Computer architecture & logic design, Systems analysis & design,|