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Embedded System

Abstract This article presents a survey of several major embedded systems. It analyzes several design issues of embedded system, such as architecture, memory management, IPC, process management, network support, and the impact of hardware lim ...

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Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)

Personal Digital Assistants A personal digital assistant (PDA) is probably the most commonly used small mobile computing device next to a cellular telephone. PDAs are lightweight and small enough to fit in a pocket, and they run essential ...

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Use of Flash Memory in Embedded Applications

Introduction Compared to the earlier implementations, today's Flash memories usually require less complex programming algorithms and they are now divided into several sectors. The benefit of having sectors is that the Flash memory is sector-era ...

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Smart Card

 A smart card is a mobile small computing device that is used to store secured information. Smart cards are replacing magnetic strip cards such as credit cards. Typically, a smart card has an 8-bit CPU and 64KB of EEPROM along with a modest amount ...

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An Introduction to Embedded Systems

We use embedded computers everyday - we don’t see most of them because, as their name implies, they’re buried deep inside almost everything that effects ou ...

0 Comments. 786 views since Aug 17, 2008

Agile Testing

Agile testing was developed to respond to changes quickly and smoothly. It is used whenever customer requirements are changing dynamically. ...

0 Comments. 556 views since Jan 5, 2011