Host Controller

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Universal Serial Bus - System Design
... of USB is asymmetrical in its topology, consisting of a host, a multitude of downstream USB ports, and multiple peripheral devices connected in a tiered-star topology ... A USB host may implement multiple host controllers and each host controller may provide one or more USB ports ... hub devices if present, may be connected to a single host controller ...
Host Controller Interface (USB, Firewire) - USB - EXtensible Host Controller Interface
... eXtensible Host Controller Interface (xHCI) is the newest host controller standard that improves speed, power efficiency and virtualization over its predecessors The goal was also to ...
Host Controller Interface (USB, Firewire)
... A host controller interface (HCI) is a register-level interface that enables a host controller for USB or FireWire hardware to communicate with a host controller driver in software ... On the expansion card or motherboard controller, this involves much custom logic, with digital logic engines in FPGAs plus analog circuitry managing the high-speed ... On the software side, it requires a device driver (called a Host Controller Driver, or HCD) ...

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