Embedded Systems Architecture: A Comprehensive Guide for Engineers and Programmers

Embedded Systems Architecture: A Comprehensive Guide for Engineers and Programmers

by Tammy Noergaard

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Embedded Systems Architecture: A Comprehensive Guide for Engineers and Programmers by Tammy Noergaard

This comprehensive textbook provides a broad and in-depth overview of embedded systems architecture for engineering students and embedded systems professionals. The book is well suited for undergraduate embedded systems courses in electronics/electrical engineering and engineering technology (EET) departments in universities and colleges, as well as for corporate training of employees.

The book is a readable and practical guide covering embedded hardware, firmware, and applications. It clarifies all concepts with references to current embedded technology as it exists in the industry today, including many diagrams and applicable computer code. Among the topics covered in detail are:
· hardware components, including processors, memory, buses, and I/O
· system software, including device drivers and operating systems
· use of assembly language and high-level languages such as C and Java
· interfacing and networking
· case studies of real-world embedded designs
· applicable standards grouped by system application


• Without a doubt the most accessible, comprehensive yet comprehensible book on embedded systems ever written!

• Leading companies and universities have been involved in the development of the content

• An instant classic!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780123821973
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 12/31/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 672
File size: 18 MB
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About the Author

Tammy Noergaard is Chief Specialist in Embedded Systems at Terma, Denmark. Tammy has a wealth of professional experience including Technical Lead/Manager (Denmark) at Vestas Wind Systems A/S, independent consultancy in systems engineering and as a Field Engineering Specialist for two Silicon Valley-based corporations. She has also worked as a software engineer with Sony Electronics and Hyundai.

Table of Contents

Embedded System Design:Standards; Hardware: Embedded Processors, Memory, I/O, Buses, Embedded Hardware Summary, Endnotes; System Software: Device Drivers, RTOS/OS, Middleware, System Boot-up and Initialization, System Software Summary, Endnotes;
Application Layer: Application Software Summary,Endnotes; Embedded Systems Architectures Summary

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