ADLINK Technology introduced the IMX-2000 mobile device. It is the first industrial mobile handheld device with the Android 2.3 operating system. The IMX-2000 features 3.5″ resistor-type touch panel, 800MHz computation capacity, RFID, barcode scanner, 3G/WLAN wireless transmission, and resistance to impact, water and dust. It is ideal for logistics management, transportation and factory automation.
Mentor Graphics and Stonestreet One teamed together to integrate the Nucleus Real Time Operating System (RTOS) with the Bluetopia protocol stack. Seamless integrating Stonestreet One’s Bluetopia with Mentor’s Nucleus RTOS will enable developers to create innovative products for low power and connectivity with ease and reliability.
Micrium’s uC/OS-III real-time kernel is now officially source available. As a result, developers, researchers, and students can download uC/OS-III’s source code free of charge. Micrium is also making several PDF versions of the uC/OS-III, The Real-Time Kernel book available for free download. Each version is tailored to a different embedded platform.
SYSGO, a leading supplier of certifiable operating systems, is expanding its safety certification product offering to the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 61508 Standard and to EN 50128 railway industry standard defined by CENELEC, the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization. The certification process will be conducted in cooperation with the internationally recognized safety certification authority TÜV.
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) announced that the Mentor® Embedded Nucleus® Real Time Operating System (RTOS) has again topped worldwide adoption in the mobile handset market with use in over 2.345 billion devices, according to the VisionMobile’s 100 Million Club research report. The 100 Million Club is a watch-list of software companies whose products have been embedded in more than 100 million cellular handsets. The report was just published and the findings are available online.
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) announced that the Mentor Embedded[tm] Nucleus® Real Time Operating System (RTOS) is the handset industry’s most widely adopted RTOS, found in over 2.11 billion devices, according to the VisionMobile’s 100 Million Club research report. The 100 Million Club is a watch-list of software companies whose products have been embedded in more than 100 million cellular handsets. The Mentor Graphics® Nucleus RTOS product usage equates to 42% of the worldwide handset market, according to the study.
SYSGO, leading supplier of software solutions for the world’s most demanding safety and security applications, announces the availability in its ELinOS product of support for Cavium Networks’s OCTEON Plus family. The new SYSGO support package combines the high performance at minimal power levels multi-core platform with industrial grade Linux for rapid development of reliable long-lived applications.
Wind River, a world leader in embedded and mobile software, announced support for Microsoft Windows XP as a guest operating system for Wind River Hypervisor on Intel®-based platforms. Device and systems manufacturers can now run Windows XP simultaneously with other operating systems such as VxWorks or Wind River Linux on a single piece of silicon, to reduce their bill of materials, energy consumption and maintenance costs.
Unicoi Systems, providers of Fusion Embedded[TM] solutions, announces full support for Micrium’s µC/OS-III real-time operating system (RTOS). Fusion Embedded software is now fully ported to µC/OS-III, granting developers some of the industry’s most prolific and advanced embedded firmware solutions, empowered by expansive chip support from one of the most pervasive and reliable real-time operating systems on the market.
Tensilica,® Inc. and Express Logic, Inc. announced that Express Logic’s ThreadX® real-time operating system (RTOS) is now available for Tensilica’s new third-generation Diamond Standard dataplane processor (DPU) cores. A free demo download of the ThreadX RTOS is available on the Tensilica web site. Designed for small-footprint, demanding real-time control, the ThreadX RTOS is a perfect match for the Diamond Standard family of general-purpose, low-power cores aimed at deeply embedded control and signal processing functions.