Get up to speed with the ThreadX 5 real time operating system - deployed in over 500 million devices worldwide including cell phones, digital cameras, and laser printers!

chapter Chapter 1|8 pages

Embedded and Real-time Systems

chapter Chapter 2|12 pages

First Look at a System Using an RTOS

chapter Chapter 3|10 pages

RTOS Concepts and Definitions

chapter Chapter 4|14 pages

RTOS Building Blocks for System Development

chapter Chapter 5|10 pages

Introduction to the MIPS Microprocessor

chapter Chapter 6|16 pages

MIPS Exception Handling

chapter Chapter 7|28 pages

The Thread—The Essential Component

chapter Chapter 8|28 pages

Mutual Exclusion Challenges and Considerations

chapter Chapter 9|26 pages

Memory Management: Byte Pools and Block Pools

chapter Chapter 10|24 pages

Internal System Clock and Application Timers

chapter Chapter 12|26 pages

Synchronization of Threads Using Event Flags Groups

chapter Chapter 13|24 pages

Thread Communication with Message Queues

chapter Chapter 14|41 pages

Case Study: Designing a Multithreaded System