Streamlined custom processors: When stock performance won't cut it

Levy, Markus
October 1995
EDN;10/12/95, Vol. 40 Issue 21, p48
Trade Publication
Discusses factors important to custom processor design and cites examples of good processor design. Custom processor components; Electrical interface; Hardware emulators/debuggers; Discussion of LSI Logic's CoreWare system-on-a-chip design; Motorola FlexCore program; IBM's system building blocks; SGS-Thomson's D-950-Core. INSETS: Looking ahead (upcoming technologies).;Designing good cores and peripherals, by Gregg Recupero..


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