Archive For September, 2009

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Three Flavours of Virtualization

Here is a great article on the Intel Tools and Software Blog on the three flavours of virtualization: Binary translation, para virtualization and hardware assist. Sharon covers all three flavours briefly, but well balanced. The message boils down to: you decide, which is consistent with many conversations I have every day with customers. It is Wind River's tasks to provide you…

Multi-core Needs Virtualization

Here is a good blog posting by Gernot Heiser on some of the reasons why virtualization is required for effective resource management on multi-corechips. The post has a strong focus on wireless devices. While there may not be a lot of multi-core1 chips in cell phones currently, this will certainly increase in the upcoming years. OK Labs is now a member…