general-purpose controller

general-purpose controller

A peripheral control unit that can service more than one type of peripheral device; for example, a printer and a communications line.
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Part III treats the PicoBlaze microcontroller that can be used as a general-purpose controller in an embedded-system project.
With emphasis on ease of use, the ultra-compact, general-purpose controller applies patent-pending innovations to more than double the original UltraController performance with operating frequencies up to 400 MHz in Xilinx Virtex-II Pro(TM) and 450 MHz in Virtex-4(TM) FX devices.
After weeks of evaluating code and poring over its details, I concluded that ONGOER(TM) represents the most powerful general-purpose controller available; it just keeps going when other control systems begin to run out of gas.
Currently, most applications use a general-purpose controller to implement Java-enabled applications.
MicroPD78081/082/PO83 -- The microPD7808X is a low-end, low-cost, general-purpose controller that contains a UART for standard asynchronous communication and can read multiple analog inputs with its eight-channel, 8-bit A/D converter.
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