Real-time memory management: life and times

  title={Real-time memory management: life and times},
  author={Andrew Borg and Andy J. Wellings and Christopher D. Gill and Ron Cytron},
  journal={18th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS'06)},
  pages={11 pp.-250}
As real-time and embedded systems become increasingly large and complex, the traditional strictly static approach to memory management begins to prove untenable. The challenge is to provide a dynamic memory model that guarantees tight and bounded time and space requirements without overburdening the developer with memory concerns. This paper provides an analysis of memory management approaches in order to characterise the tradeoffs across three semantic domains: space, time and a… CONTINUE READING
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