Semiconductor Engineering: Where Do Memory Maps Come From?

by Guillaume Boillet, On Mar 04, 2022

Guillaume Boillet, Senior Director of Product Management at Arteris IP authored this Semiconductor Engineering article:

March 3rd, 2022 – By Guillaume Boillet

Ensuring software can accurately address hardware.


A memory map is the bridge between a system-on-chip (SoC) and the firmware and software that is executed on it. Engineers may assume the map automatically appears, but the reality is much more involved. The union of hardware (HW) and software (SW) demands both planning and compromise. The outcome of this merger will not be fully realized until the magical day when the system comes to life.

To learn more about SoC and Hardware/Software Interface (HSI) Development, please download these datasheets: Magillem Connectivity and Magillem Registers Datasheets

To read the entire article on SemiEngineering, please click here: https://semiengineering.com/where-do-memory-maps-come-from/

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