Simulating Execution Time and Power Consumption of Real-Time Tasks on Embedded Platforms

Type of publication
Publication in Conference Proceedings/Workshop
Authors

G. Ara, T. Cucinotta, A. Mascitti.

Publisher
Proceedings of the 37th ACM/SIGAPP International Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC 2022)
Year of publication
2022
Place of publication
Brno, Czech Republic
Citation

Submitted and accepted

Abstract

In this paper, we present PARTSim, an open-source power/thermal-aware simulator for embedded real-time systems. This tool is a fork of the well-known RTSim simulator, which can simulate the timing behavior of a set of real-time tasks with various characteristics when running on a multi-processor platform in presence of a number of real-time scheduling policies. PARTSim extends the functionality of RTSim by introducing support for power-aware embedded platforms exhibiting frequency scaling and specific architectural patterns like the ARM big.LITTLE and DynamIQ ones.

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