Defining a New Device Category: The Personal Access Device Internet Appliance


Consumer Problem

What is a Personal Access Device?

Infrastructure Problem

Market Opportunity

Current Market Environment

National's IA Solution

National's IA Strategy

Design Considerations

Design Tradeoffs

Performance Optimization

Performance Choices

Performance Usage Model

Distributed processing

Geode GX Processor Cores

Value of x86 in IA

Power Optimization

Focus on Power

Power Reduction: Technology


Geode GX1 WebPAD

Price Optimization

Lowest System Cost

Development and Deployment Challenges

Consumer Value Criteria

Developer Value Criteria

High Demands On The Hardware

High Demands On The OS

High Demands On Deployment

End-to-End Home Client Solution Partner Opportunities

New Technology Drivers


IA Personal Access Device

Key Points