Embedded Systems Literature
A book by Tammy Noergaard, Embedded Engineer/Consultant, on embedded systems architecture and applications has been released by Elsevier. Embedded Systems Architecture is a readable and practical guide covering embedded hardware, firmware, and applications. It clarifies all the concepts introduced with references to current embedded technology in use, including many diagrams and applicable source code. Among the topics covered are: hardware components, including processors, memory, buses, and I/O; system software, including device drivers and operating systems; use of assembly language and high-level languages such as C and Java; interfacing and networking; case studies of real-world embedded designs; and applicable standards grouped by system application.