The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,256,938 members ⚫ 1,413,747 ebooks

New to

Learn more

Plug and Play System Architecture

Plug and Play System Architecture by Tom Shanley
Buy this eBook
US$ 9.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
Designed as a companion volume to the official hardware design guide for Windows 95, Plug and Play System Architecture provides a detailed hardware and software description of the Plug and Play technology that is integrated into Windows 95 and will soon appear in other operating systems, including Windows NT. In addition to coverage of ISA and EISA Plug and Play, PCMCIA and PCI are also discussed.

Tom Shanley provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject including:

  • legacy ISA drawbacks
  • Plug and Play on EISA and ISA cards
  • Windows 95 PCI problems
  • Windows 95 PCMCIA enhancements
  • Plug and Play terminology defined
  • accessing configuration registers
  • description of configuration registers
  • resource data structure
  • Plug and Play BIOS
  • Plug and Play device ROMs
  • device ID format and Windows 95 device IDs

    If you design Plug and Play cards, motherboards, device drivers, BIOS code, or operating systems, Plug and Play System Architecture is an essential, time-saving tool.

  • Addison-Wesley Longman; August 1995
    352 pages; ISBN 9780201410136
    Read online, or download in secure PDF format
    Title: Plug and Play System Architecture
    Author: Tom Shanley; Inc. Mindshare