Monday, December 22, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung Introduces SE790C Curved Monitor
Chinese Motion-sensing VR Glasses Coming On Kickstarter
Kodak Returns To CES With Consumer Product Line
North Korea Suggests Joint Inverstigation With U.S. Over Sony Hacking
T-Mobile to Pay $90 Million To Settle Case With FCC
New Trojan Targetted Banks Wordlwide
FBI Confirms North Korea Was Behind Sony Hack
Apple Responds To BBC's Allegations Over Working Conditions In Chinese Factory
Active Discussions
Digital Audio Extraction and Plextools
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
 Home > News > General Computing > ARM Tar...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
ARM Targets Automotive and Industrial Control Markets With The ARMv8-R Architecture


ARM has disclosed technical details of its new ARMv8-R architecture for real-time embedded processors for use in automotive electronics and other integrated safety and control applications.

The ARMv8-R architecture builds on the heritage of the 32-bit ARMv7-R architecture used for the company?s Cortex-R series of real time processors and complements the ARMv8-A architecture announced in 2011.

The ARMv8-R architecture specification will enhance ARM's real time 32-bit processor solutions with new features to expand their functionality and capability . In particular, processors implementing the ARMv8-R architecture will be suitable for the safety-related applications in automotive and industrial control.

A key innovation within the ARMv8-R architecture is the introduction of a 'bare metal' Hypervisor mode which enables programmers to combine different operating systems, applications and real-time tasks on a single processor whilst ensuring strict isolation between them. This facilitates software consolidation and re-use which will accelerate time-to-market and reduce development costs.

In addition, the ARMv8-R architecture will enable overall improvements in software quality and will support sophisticated embedded programming techniques such as model-based automated code generation.

The deployment of ARMv8-R architecture will reduce costs, increase efficiency and improve performance of embedded systems to support emerging automotive applications such as Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and Vehicle to Vehicle communications as well as factory automation applications and Human-Machine Interface. For example, a microcontroller incorporating an ARMv8-R processor could host Linux for graphical management and networking functions together with real-time operating system workloads such as motor control.

The ARMv8-R architecture also permits coexistence of both virtual memory and protected memory systems on the same processor enabling an Operating System using memory management, such as Linux, to be integrated with a Real Time Operating System. Ecosystem support for the ARMv8-R architecture is anticipated in a number of Operating System products including INTEGRITY from Green Hills Software, Nucleus from Mentor Graphics, and T-Kernel from eSOL. These integrated hardware and software solutions will be capable of supporting stringent automotive and industrial interoperability and safety standards, including AUTOSAR, ISO 26262 and IEC 61508.

Other ARMv8-R architecture features include:

- Improved memory protection scheme which substantially reduces context switching time
- ARM NEON advanced SIMD instructions for significantly improved image signal processing tasks
- Instructions carried over from the ARMv8-A architecture such as CRC (Cyclic Redundancy Check) for use in detecting the corruption of program code or data.

The ARMv8-R architecture specification will be available to ARM's partners under license.




Previous
Next
Toshiba Releases New 7mm HDDs For Thin Laptops        All News        Google Leads Tech Firms in Lobbying Expenses
Corning To Buy Samsung's Stake From LCD JV     General Computing News      Google Leads Tech Firms in Lobbying Expenses

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
ARM Introduces Enhancements in ARMv8 Architecture
ARM Announces New Mali GPUs And Video Processors
Microsoft Said To Be Developing Windows Server OS for ARM-Based Servers
ARM Extends Scalability of CoreLink
iPhone 6 Demand Help ARM's Growth
ARM and TSMC Unveil Roadmap for 64-bit ARM-based Processors on 10FinFET Process
ARM Announces Device Platform and Free Operating System For Internet of Things Deployment
New ARM Solutions Reduce Time to Market for FinFET Designs
Garmin Introduces The Forerunner 920XT GPS Watch
TSMC and ARM Announce 16nm FinFET Silicon with 64-bit ARM big.LITTLE Technology
ARM Releases Faster Cortex-M7 Processor For Embeddded Applications
Harman At IFA 2014

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .