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Embedded Systems Architecture
A Comprehensive Guide for Engineers and Programmers
By

Tammy Noergaard

AMSTERDAM BOSTON HEIDELBERG LONDON NEW YORK OXFORD PARIS SAN DIEGO SAN FRANCISCO SINGAPORE SYDNEY TOKYO

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Dedication

To the engineer and man I respect and admire the most, my father, Dr. Al M. Zied

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Contents
Foreword ...................................................................................................................xi Acknowledgments ..................................................................................................xiii About the Author ...................................................................................................xiv

Section I: Introduction to Embedded Systems..............................................1 Chapter 1: A Systems Engineering Approach to Embedded Systems Design .......5 1.1 What Is an Embedded System? ...........................................................................................5 1.2 Embedded Systems Design..................................................................................................7 1.3 An Introduction to Embedded Systems Architecture ..........................................................9 1.4 Why Is the Architecture of an Embedded System Important?...........................................11 1.5 The Embedded Systems Model .........................................................................................12 1.6 Summary............................................................................................................................13 Chapter 1 Problems..................................................................................................................15 Chapter 2: Know Your Standards ...........................................................................17 2.1 An Overview of Programming Languages and Examples of Their Standards ..................30 2.2 Standards and Networking.................................................................................................46 2.3 Multiple Standards-Based Device Example: Digital Television (DTV) ...........................65 2.4 Summary............................................................................................................................67 Chapter 2 Problems..................................................................................................................69

Section II: Embedded Hardware ..................................................................73 Chapter 3: Embedded Hardware Building Blocks and...
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