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Jack Ganssle (Principal Consultant, TGG)
Date: Wednesday, April 18
Time: 3:00pm - 3:45pm
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Conference Track: Embedded Software Design & Verification
Vault Recording: TBD
Audience Level: N/A
Most smaller embedded systems meet their real time requirements only by luck. We have few techniques that help us design a system that will be timely and predictable. This session will show you practical (no UML, no academic proofs) ways to include time in your design, to help you produce a system that meets its deadlines, rather than beating a slow system into submission late in the debug stage. We'll examine the real speeds of common C constructs on various CPUs, as well as faster alternatives to some compiler-supplied library routines. We'll also examine some of the hype around multicore processors.
Attendees will learn to structure code to meet performance requirements.