Issue No. 10 - October (2007 vol. 40)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2007.362
Ulrich Ramacher , Infineon Technologies AG
A multitude of existing and evolving cell phone standards, coupled with the need to react quickly to market requirements, is radically changing the system architect's task. Two alternative approaches to classic ASIC-centered and DSP-assisted designs have emerged: reconfigurable architectures and DSP-centered and accelerator-assisted architectures.
embedded computing, reconfigurable architectures, mobile phone standard, software-defined radio technologies, MuSIC-1 chip, SDR baseband processors
U. Ramacher, "Software-Defined Radio Prospects for Multistandard Mobile Phones," in Computer, vol. 40, no. , pp. 62-69, 2007.