My own version is “Customised Chip with inbuilt Microprocessor, Memory , Communication and peripherals , having specific or mass application”.
With technology changing fast ‘SOC’ can now be Multi-cored, Networked with enough bandwidth to be used in military applications (Radar & sensor system). Also new single chip’s are integrated with Near Field Communication devices and biometric capabilities creating a cost effective security solutions .There could be numerous such applications and in current edition we try to bring you some aspects of ‘SOC’.
Editor, Elektor India
Contents Volume 28, Oct-Nov 2011, No. 07
64 BASCOM AVR Course (5)
67 Design Tips
72 News And New Products
79 Coming Attractions
80 The BookShelf