VxWorks 7: SMP Architecture

VxWorks 7: SMP Architecture

Learn about building an SMP system using VxWorks.

About this course

Multicore processors are becoming the standard format. In order to use them safely a knowledge of Symmetric Multi-Processing is essential. Other possible multicore architectures are indicated.

Using VxWorks as an example, a number of specific features required by, and used by, SMP are discussed. These include Memory operations, CPU core operations and configuration of an SMP System. The boot sequence of the configuration is discussed.

Product: VxWorks 7
Based on: SR600
Applicable for: All VxWorks 7

Curriculum88 min

  • Preview
    Overview of Symmetric Multi-Processing 5 min
  • SMP Hardware Architecture 3 min
  • Memory Operations in SMP 3 min
  • Core Operations in SMP 5 min
  • SMP Configuration 7 min
  • SMP Boot Timeline 2 min
  • Quiz: SMP Architecture 10 min
  • Lab: Getting Started with SMP 20 min
  • Lab Solution: Getting Started with SMP
  • Lab: Configuring VxWorks for SMP 30 min
  • Lab Solution: Configuring VxWorks for SMP
  • Ask an Expert

About this course

Multicore processors are becoming the standard format. In order to use them safely a knowledge of Symmetric Multi-Processing is essential. Other possible multicore architectures are indicated.

Using VxWorks as an example, a number of specific features required by, and used by, SMP are discussed. These include Memory operations, CPU core operations and configuration of an SMP System. The boot sequence of the configuration is discussed.

Product: VxWorks 7
Based on: SR600
Applicable for: All VxWorks 7

Curriculum88 min

  • Preview
    Overview of Symmetric Multi-Processing 5 min
  • SMP Hardware Architecture 3 min
  • Memory Operations in SMP 3 min
  • Core Operations in SMP 5 min
  • SMP Configuration 7 min
  • SMP Boot Timeline 2 min
  • Quiz: SMP Architecture 10 min
  • Lab: Getting Started with SMP 20 min
  • Lab Solution: Getting Started with SMP
  • Lab: Configuring VxWorks for SMP 30 min
  • Lab Solution: Configuring VxWorks for SMP
  • Ask an Expert