Monthly Archives: May 2010

Xilinx redefines the high-end microcontroller with its ARM-based Extensible Processing Platform – Case Studies – Part 2

In my previous blog, I discussed the hard-core features of Xilinx’s new Extensible Processing Platform (EPP) and explained the device at the 50,000-foot level. In this blog, I’ll dig a bit deeper into the thinking behind the EPP’s FPGA fabric … Continue reading

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Xilinx redefines the high-end microcontroller with its ARM-based Extensible Processing Platform – Part 1

Last week at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) held in San Jose, California, Xilinx disclosed additional information about its upcoming Extensible Processing Platform (EPP), which I previously discussed in a February 1 blog entry written just after RTECC (the Real … Continue reading

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