John Catsoulis is an electronics engineer, programmer and physicist who specializes in advanced computer architectures. He is responsible for the design of over 25 embedded computer systems, and since 1996 has been Managing Director of Embedded Pty Ltd., a company that designs computers for industry, government, military and scientific agencies.
Some of the O'Reily books really shine and this is one of them. I'm an experienced hardware engineer, but I still got some good tidbits out of this book which is all the more... Read morePublished on April 18 2004 by EmbeddedFlyer
This book has some good information for the absolute beginner. Most of the information in this book should already be familiar to a person with some experience with Microcontroller... Read morePublished on Feb. 27 2004 by Amazon Customer
I've only read half of it so far, but it's been exceptionally good to this point. I can't say enough about how informative the first chapter "Introduction to computer architecture"... Read morePublished on Jan. 16 2004 by Travis Truax
This book is great for beginners. It is very informative and easy to read. I like the way the author describes timing diagrams seen in many microcontroller datasheets. Read morePublished on July 15 2003
This book is an exceptional text for anyone interested in electronics and microcontrollers. It provides all the basics and no prerequisites are required. Read morePublished on May 2 2003 by Michael E. Ferguson
With the enormous variety of components, processors, interfaces and architectures available for embedded designs, the learning curve seems intimidating. Read morePublished on April 27 2003 by Christian Valcke
I like this book because it talks briefly about different MICs and interfaces. I gained enough knowledge to build my own embedded computer. Read morePublished on Feb. 28 2003 by preet katari