Memory Management and System Start-up

Memory Management Unit (MMU)

Cache Management

System Start-Up (Booting Process)

The ARMv8/v9 system start-up extensions offer a robust framework that integrates security right from the get-go. This is particularly relevant in today's landscape where security is a paramount concern across all connected devices. The EL3 Secure Monitor exception level ensures a high degree of trust in the system even before the operating system takes control, making it a pivotal point in the engineering of secure, reliable systems.