Brendan Murphy



Email: bmurphy@totalphase.com

Posts by Brendan Murphy:

Microprocessor vs. CPU – What is the Difference?

Modern-day computers have become so complex that it numbs the mind of a regular person. We hear people talk about “Moore’s Law,” which suggests that the number of transistors on an integrated circuit doubles every two years, essentially doubling computer speed and its capabilities. Growth like this is simply unimaginable, y...

Machine Learning and A.I. – Examples, Pros and Cons

Artificial Intelligence is a term that most people in the modern world are familiar with. Probably more commonly referred to as A.I., artificial intelligence is a hotly debated topic. Do we want A.I in our everyday lives, or do we not? We have heard many great things about how artificial intelligence can enhance and bring tremend...

Data Center Software Series: Hub Latency View

The Data Center Software is an industry-leading bus monitoring solution for debugging I2C, SPI, USB, CAN, and eSPI systems. The robust software is used in conjunction with Total Phase protocol analyzers, including the Komodo CAN Duo Interface, the Beagle Protocol Analyzers, and the Promira Serial Platform with the eSPI Analysis ...

Data Center Software Series: Real-Time Debugging with LiveDisplay, LiveSearch, LiveFilter

The Data Center Software is Total Phase’s bus monitoring software that allows users to interface with our protocol analyzers, including the line of Beagle protocol analyzers, the eSPI analyzer, and the Komodo CAN Duo Interface. The software has quickly become an industry favorite when it comes to bus analyzing due to its eas...

Flash Center Software Series: Supported Memory Devices + Adding a New Device

Programming memory devices is a vital part of the construction of electronic devices. Microchips and memory devices are incredible technological innovations, but by themselves can’t perform its intended function. A microchip requires code to give the chip life, purpose, and instructions to perform an executable task. Once co...

What is a Motherboard and What Does it Do?

Electronic devices are comprised of various hardware, firmware, and software systems. A phone, for example, has Wi-Fi antennas, cellular antennas, cameras, memory/storage, LCD or OLED touch screen, and biometric security devices like face ID and fingerprint readers that all need to work together to communicate effectively with each ot...