Embedded Systems Course – Learn from scratch

embedded systems course for beginners and for engineers - entc electronics engineering

embedded systems course for beginners and for engineers - entc electronics engineering

Embedded Systems – Introduction to the free course

October 22, 2016

Get introduced to the exciting world of embedded systems, its applications and get an overview of the course structure.

Why is the 8051 still so popular

Why do we have to use the 8051? Isn’t it too old?

October 25, 2016

Why do we still use the 8051 is a very common question. Let’s see why it remains so popular even 35+ years after its launch.


AT89C51 Pins – Ultimate guide to the 8051’s pin configuration

November 3, 2016

Atmel’s AT89C51 has 40 pins. Understanding the function of each pin will give you a brief idea about the microcontrollers capabilities.

pipeline system mechanism in processors

Pipeline system in CPUs and Computers to speed up processing

November 29, 2017

Pipelines are an excellent task execution system that allows a processor to increase its speed by working on more than one task simultaneously

Difference between RISC and CISC

Difference between RISC and CISC – Reduced & Complex Instruction Set Computing

Processors, the heart of an embedded system, and they are generally classified into these two classes. The design of the entire system depends on its processor, so it’s necessary to understand the difference between RISC and CISC architectures

Ports of 8051 – Functions and specifications of the four I/O ports

September 24, 2019

The 8051 has four important ports. Port 0, Port 1, Port 2 and Port 3. These ports allow the microcontroller to connect with the outside world. The four ports of 8051 microcontrollers have certain specific functions and corresponding features. In this post, we will take a gander at the purpose of each of these ports. […]

Embedded software development tools

Embedded software development tools – Easy explanation

September 28, 2019

Embedded software development tools are programs that you can use to help with the programming of embedded devices. These tools provide you with the right functionalities to create the files you need to successfully execute an embedded program on your target device. Related: Free embedded systems course What are the different types of embedded software […]

Component selection criteria for embedded systems

Component selection criteria for embedded systems

September 29, 2019

As an embedded system designer, you will always have to make a choice of components for your projects. This choice is always made on the basis of the project that you are working on. It’s costs, functionality, and application are important factors. In this post, we will take a look at the component selection criteria […]