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The MPU vs. MCU Decision

Written by Jacko Wilbrink
Choices for Industrial Designs As MCU performance and functionality improve, the boundaries between MCUs and microprocessor units (MPUs) have gotten murky. In this article, Jacko examines the changing landscape in MPU vs. MCU capabilities, OS implications and the specifics of new SiP and SOM approaches for simplifying higher-performance computing requirements in industrial applications. As semiconductor suppliers ramp up efforts to satisfy the needs of the Industrial Internet of Things (I
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