Issue No. 07 - July (2014 vol. 47)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.264
Xia Yang , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Nan Sang , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Jim Alves-Foss , University of Idaho
A variation of the suspend-resume technique eliminates the need to initialize the Linux kernel, and when combined with approaches to enhance external memory read speed and shrink the suspend image, can decrease Android OS boot time by up to 90 percent.
Kernel, Smart phones, Androids, Humanoid robots, Embedded systems, Digital TV, Linux
X. Yang, N. Sang and J. Alves-Foss, "Shortening the Boot Time of Android OS," in Computer, vol. 47, no. 7, pp. 53-58, 2014.