Beyond Cell Phones in the Micro-Embedded Space
By Laura on Feb 13, 2008
Just how far can Java be pushed in the micro-embedded space? That's what Eric Arseneau, principal investigator of the Squawk virtual machine and his team want to know. With the goal of being “as invisible as possible”, in order to enable multitudes of companies to do multitudes of things, Arseneau is looking beyond Sun SPOTs to targets devices like SIM (Subscriber Identification Module) cards and similar devices running approximately 16K of Flash and 2K of RAM.
Vice President of Global Systems Engineering, Hal Stern, welcomes Arseneau to this latest edition of Innovating@Sun to delve deeper into the possibilities in the embedded world thanks to technology such as Project Squawk. The interview includes: