Multicores as a weapon against radiation in space


The Bits & Chips Multicore Special features a 2-page background article on how multicores based on reconfigurable technologies and Network on Chip architectures can make a System-on-Chip resistant to radiation in space.

At the end of August, Recore presented a prototype of such a reconfigurable multicore DSP for space missions to captains of space industry. The so-called MPPB-system marries the well known Leon2-processor to multiple Xentium DSP cores.

Read the Dutch article 'Multicore als wapen tegen ruimtestraling' ...