A Survey for Concept of Embedded Systems
Embedded systems are the most popular computer application systems. Their applications have changed life of people in the world. They can be found anywhere, and almost can be used in every field. But few people know the concept of an embedded system. In this paper, the concept and definition of embedded systems are discussed and analyzed. A considered concept of embedded system should include several factors, computer core, to build in, managed object and relevant software, despite to issue a consistent definition is difficult.
Helen Zhang and David Jin
L. M. Liu "A Survey for Concept of Embedded Systems", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 63-64, pp. 73-76, 2011