The Art of Programming Embedded Systems

By

  • Jack Ganssle, Founder and Principal Consultant, The Ganssle Group, Baltimore,MD, USA; Technical editor and columnist for Embedded Systems Programming magazine

Embedded systems are products such as microwave ovens, cars, and toys that rely on an internal microprocessor. This book is oriented toward the design engineer or programmer who writes the computer code for such a system. There are a number of problems specific to the embedded systems designer, and this book addresses them and offers practical solutions.
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Audience

Hardware and software engineers responsible for designing and developing embedded systems.

 

Book information

  • Published: December 1991
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-274880-6


Table of Contents

Introduction. Initial Considerations. Elegant Structures. Design for Debugging. Design for Test. Memory Management. Approximations. Interrupt Management. Real-Time Operating Systems. Signal Sampling and Smoothing. A Final Perspective. Appendixes: Magazines. File Format. Serial Communications. Bibliography. Index.