Authors: Charles E. Bauer, Ph.D. Company: TechLead Corporation Date Published: 5/15/2002
Telecom Hardware Solutions
Abstract: This paper presents product level considerations for partitioning of mobile appliances including cellular handsets, personal digital assistants, pagers, short message service tools, etc. Considerations include multichip packaging as a cost effective alternative to single chip packaging in the design and manufacture of mobile products. Important aspects include functionality and complexity, acquisition and logistics costs, product modularity and integration.