Mentor Graphics introduced a new program that combines Mentor Embedded professional services and products specifically for hardware companies. The new Mentor Embedded Hardware Enablement Program features services and training for embedded Android, Linux, open source tools (GNU, GCC, Eclipse), user interface (UI) creation, and vertical markets like in-vehicle infotainment (IVI), smart energy and retail applications. The full range of Mentor Embedded products and services for hardware vendors is available now.
Mentor Embedded Hardware Enablement Program
- Android Services
Android offerings for the creation, optimization, and maintenance of full-featured Android environments. This includes the creation and maintenance of a public repository and fostering an OEM community around that repository. Android training is also offered to help reduce the time to volume.
- Linux Services
Linux commercial platform creation for hardware targets, board support package (BSP) creation, optimization, open source community management, platform maintenance, support, training, engineering services, and maintenance.
- Sourcery Services for Open Source Tools
Includes toolchain solutions for GNU, GCC, Eclipse, and low-level virtual machine (LLVM). The Sourcery services help engineers develop code for hardware architecture (like porting, custom and commercial software development kits (SDKs), optimized performance libraries, advanced analysis tools, and JTAG probes for devices).
- Inflexion User Interface Services
User interface product and design services to jumpstart development of dynamic 2D, 2.5D and 3D graphics, animation, and special effects for customized products that can be created very fast.
- Vertical Platform Services
Features a range of firmware, OS, middleware, application and UI development for existing hardware to support specific vertical market requirements.
More info: Mentor Embedded Hardware Enablement Program