Patent Number: 7,047,454

Title: Integrated circuit having a data processing unit and a buffer memory

Abstract: An integrated circuit includes a data processing unit, a buffer memory, and a setting memory. The buffer memory performs the function of registers for storing data for the processing unit. The buffer memory is connected to the setting memory. The setting memory can be written to through the buffer memory.

Inventors: Kaiser; Robert (Kaufering, DE), Schamberger; Florian (Bad Reichenhall, DE)

Assignee: Infineon Technologies AG

International Classification: G11C 29/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018