NXP General Manager said that NXP has been in the market with Cortex-M3 microcontrollers since October 2008. In reality, different NXP sources confirmed that no parts will available before Q3 2009. Which one is the truth? Did anybody actually see a real working part yet?
ARM stresses the importance of code-compatibility and development infrastructure for its Cortex-M0, but it was not first with a 12,000 gate processor core. XAP compact processor cores, offered by Cambridge Consultants since the mid-1990s, are present in more than one billion chips, the company claims. XAP versus Cortex-M0 what do you think?
NASA's Orion Flight Software Production Systems Manager Darrel G. Raines joins Planet Analog Editor Steve Taranovich and Embedded.com Editor Max Maxfield to talk about embedded flight software used in Orion Spacecraft, part of NASA's Mars mission. Live radio show and live chat. Get your questions ready.
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