Starters and Nonstarters Blog 5/9/2000 Post a comment With millions of cell phones, PDAs and portable computers to power, voltage regulators are the hottest segment of the standard linear business. Yet Steve Ohr sees a couple of market missteps on the power-management scene.
CompactPCI leads high-availability push News & Analysis 5/8/2000 Post a comment The telecommunications industry is in the midst of a massive change. In an effort to keep pace with the unprecedented traffic generated over the Internet, the industry is moving from monolithic, proprietary platforms to a standards-based approach.
Secondary bus a key design choice News & Analysis 5/8/2000 Post a comment Several alternative bus architectures exist in the high-performance embedded computing arena. PCI, VME and VME's secondary buses are a few of the current options, and new contenders have emerged on the horizon in the form of Infiniband from Intel and RapidIO from Motorola.
A Book For All Reasons Bernard Cole1 Comment Robert Oshana's recent book "Software Engineering for Embedded Systems (Newnes/Elsevier)," written and edited with Mark Kraeling, is a 'book for all reasons.' At almost 1,200 pages, it ...