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CPU operation time measurement during run time with minimal overhead

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010365D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Nov-21
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Nov-21

Publishing Venue

Motorola

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Authors:
Zandberg Oren Gilat Amit Zuler Erez

Abstract

Measurement of CPU working time versus sleep time (Low Power Modes) is carried out internally and automatically with minimal overhead. This allows: · Tracking real-time phenomena. · Improve software capability to reschedule and prioritize tasks. The solution is applicable for real time embedded systems.