VOL. 20 NO. 8
Table of Contents
Cover Feature: The software detective: first-fault data capture
by Steven A. Stolper
Develop a software architecture for troubleshooting high-availability systems.
Embedded test offers unique value for serial I/O
by Bill Schulze
Although incorporating high-speed serial buses into embedded systems solves many problems, the design and validation processes differ and aren't well understood.
Accelerate system performance with hybrid multiprocessing and FPGAs
by Dan Isaacs, Ed Trexel, and Bruce Karsten
Multiprocessing is becoming a key differentiator for FPGA-based processor architectures.
Use AADL to analyze and design embedded systems
by Hui Cao, Ting Yan, Luis R. Pereira, Sujit R. Das, and Bruce Lewis
The architecture description language is suited for systems with challenging resource constraints and strict real-time requirements
Completing the vector class
by Jack W. Crenshaw
Jack adds more functions to the vector class and either admits high treason or finally sees the light, depending on your point of view.
Scheduling Momisms, or lessons your mom should have taught you
by Jack G. Ganssle
The IEEE Code of Ethics requires us to be honest and realistic in stating claims or estimates.
How I spent my summer vacation
by Richard Nass
Freescale makes a 32-bit processor for the 8-bit crowd.