Embedded Firmware Solutions

Development Best Practices for the Internet of Things

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Embedded Firmware Solutions is the perfect introduction and daily-use
field guide--for the thousands of firmware designers, hardware
engineers, architects, managers, and developers--to Intel’s new firmware direction (including Quark coverage),
showing how to integrate Intel® Architecture designs into their plans.

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-484200-71-1
  • 200 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner to Advanced
  • Publishing February 3, 2015, but available now as part of the Alpha Program
  • Available eBook Formats: PDF
  • Print Book Price: $39.99
  • eBook Price: $0.00

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Full Description

Embedded Firmware Solutions is the perfect introduction and daily-use field guide--for the thousands of firmware designers, hardware engineers, architects, managers, and developers--to Intel’s new firmware direction (including Quark coverage), showing how to integrate Intel® Architecture designs into their plans.

Featuring hands-on examples and exercises using Open Source codebases, like Coreboot and EFI Development Kit (tianocore) and Chromebook, this is the first book that combines a timely and thorough overview of firmware solutions for the rapidly evolving embedded ecosystem with in-depth coverage of requirements and optimization.

What you’ll learn

  • Understand the key differences between PC and embedded ecosystems in terms of firmware needs.
  • Thorough underpinning of Intel’s firmware solutions.
  • How to build a firmware stack for Quark.
  • How to integrate FSP with a bootloader, by studying the hands-on example of Coreboot and UEFI.
  • How to make a smart "build-it or buy-it" decision when starting a new embedded project.

Who this book is for

Firmware designers and engineers, hardware engineers, software architects, and product development managers.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Foreword

Preface

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Firmware Stacks for Embedded

Chapter 3: Intel® Firmware Support Package (Intel FSP)

Chapter 4: Building Coreboot with Intel FSP

Chapter 5: Chromebook Firmware Internals

Chapter 6: Building tianocore with Intel FSP

Chapter 7: Building Firmware for Quark Processors

Chapter 8: Putting it all together

Appendix A

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