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Reduced Microcode Overhead Using a Subroutine Table Architecture in a Channel Oriented Digital Signal Processor

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037351D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Oliver, JK [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a technique which uses a subroutine table architecture in a channel-oriented digital signal processor (DSP) to reduce the microcode overhead in determining what processing to perform for each channel and in looping through the channels.