Archive For November, 2015

6 articles
Wind River VxWorks RTOS support with Qt 5.5

Wind River VxWorks RTOS support with Qt 5.5

Guest blog by Tuukka Turunen, Qt We have been working together with Wind River to bring Qt 5 on top of their most recent release of VxWorks Real-Time Operating System (RTOS), VxWorks 7, and I am happy to share that we are close to being able to make the new Qt for VxWorks port generally available to commercial licensees based on…
Scaling your Power Architecture Applications

Scaling your Power Architecture Applications

By Mark Hermeling Introduction Power Architecture has been one of the mainstays in the embedded industry and will be here for years to come. Power Architecture has powered everything from toasters to airplanes, and the latest SoCs from Freescale in the QorIQ T-series processors have lots of performance with up to 12 physical or 24 virtual (dual threaded) 64-bit processing…
Effective Communication of Hardware Designs to Software Designers using the Cloud (with Video)

Effective Communication of Hardware Designs to Software Designers using the Cloud (with Video)

By Jakob Engblom Cloud-based services are great for communication – sending a URL to someone is so much easier than almost all alternative means of getting information in front of colleagues and friends. When we are talking about hardware designs and getting them to software designers, the method most commonly used are still prototype boards. Virtual platforms are also used,…
Key takeaways from ETSI NFV meeting #12

Key takeaways from ETSI NFV meeting #12

By Ron Breault I recently returned from the ETSI NFV Meeting #12 hosted by Verizon, Intel and Ericsson.  The venue was the beautiful Jersey City, New Jersey, sitting right across the Hudson river from downtown Manhattan, New York.  It was a terrific venue for me - in my own time zone and only one airport hop away!  I couldn’t be…
Wind River Expands Edge-to-Cloud Portfolio

Wind River Expands Edge-to-Cloud Portfolio

By Mychal McCabe (@mychalmccabe) It's an exciting day for us here at Wind River...this morning we announced two free cloud-connected operating systems for the Internet of Things. Wind River Rocket™ is a smaller than small RTOS for devices based on 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs) and Wind River Pulsar Linux a small, certified, and secure Linux operating system for embedded and IoT devices.…
Titanium Server enhancements facilitate new NFV use cases

Titanium Server enhancements facilitate new NFV use cases

By Charlie Ashton & Ron Breault It’s been a busy 18 months for Wind River’s Titanium Server NFV Infrastructure (NFVI) platform. We announced Titanium Server at Mobile World Congress back in February 2014, as the industry’s first commercial Carrier Grade solution for NFVI, and it’s still the only platform in this category. We delivered the General Availability product release in…