By Abhik Roychoudhury
Modern embedded structures require excessive functionality, in your price range and occasional strength intake. Such structures ordinarily encompass a heterogeneous number of processors, really expert reminiscence subsystems, and partly programmable or fixed-function parts. This heterogeneity, coupled with concerns corresponding to hardware/software partitioning, mapping, scheduling, etc., results in quite a few layout chances, making functionality debugging and validation of such platforms a tough problem.
Embedded platforms are used to manage security serious functions equivalent to flight keep watch over, car electronics and healthcare tracking. in actual fact, constructing trustworthy software/systems for such functions is of extreme significance. This publication describes a bunch of debugging and verification tools that can aid to accomplish this goal.
- Covers the key abstraction degrees of embedded structures layout, ranging from software program research and micro-architectural modeling, to modeling of source sharing and verbal exchange on the approach level
- Integrates formal recommendations of validation for hardware/software with debugging and validation of embedded approach layout flows
- Includes sensible case reviews to reply to the questions: does a layout meet its necessities, if no longer, then which elements of the method are accountable for the violation, and when they are pointed out, then how may still the layout be definitely changed?
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Embedded Systems and Software Validation (Morgan Kaufmann Series in Systems on Silicon) by Abhik Roychoudhury