Which do you want in your next embedded project: flexible system elements so that you can easily customize your specific design, or extra performance headroom in case you need more horsepower in the development cycle? Why put yourself under undue development pressure and settle for one or the other? Soft processing and customizable IP offer the best of both worlds, integrating the concepts of custom design and co-processing performance acceleration.

Reprinted with permission from Xcell Journal / Third Quarter 2006. Article © Xcell Journal.