"Unlike ARM, Intel has no synthesizeable version of its x86 core, preferring the performance of a fixed core..." - But Intel's Atom core is synthesizable?!? Check this out: http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1508128.1508160/ (72 downloads in last 6 months and I am one of the 72). Usually when you get into SoC business, making synthesizable chip is more meaningful as vendor may want to add their own homemade cookies to it.
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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