TITLE

Portable-system designers gain from structure

AUTHOR(S)
Gallagher, John
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Portable Design;May2004, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Designing an Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) into portable applications has many challenges above and beyond the usual gauntlet of ASIC design issues. Power dissipation; the ability to withstand environmental conditions like moisture, shock, and vibration; meeting short time-to-market windows; and developing derivative products on short timelines are just some of the unique aspects. The year 2003 saw the emergence of structured ASICs as a new implementation vehicle. This article focuses on this subject matter.
ACCESSION #
13190424

 

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