Automotive drives new processor architectures

November 14, 2013 // By nick Flaherty
ARM's latest processor architecture owes a lot to its automotive customers. It may seem strange at first, but while the V8-R architecture targets real time and security applications, it is particularly aimed at the automotive market.

Virtualization is the key theme, both for the ARM V8-R but also for Imagination technologies’ new Warrior cores. At the same time XMOS semiconductor is also seeing automotive designs driving demand for Ethernet AVB on its XCore multicore controller.

Read the full article on page 22 of our November digital edition .