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RTOS Application Development Redefined: Desktop-like Ease-of-Use in Embedded with LLVM and Boost

RTOS Application Development Redefined: Desktop-like Ease-of-Use in Embedded with LLVM and Boost

By Michel Genard Nearly four decades ago VxWorks revolutionized the RTOS market by enabling a hardware board to connect to a Unix workstation dramatically changing the edit/compile/debug paradigm. This revolution was so disruptive that within ten years many established competitors went out of business or were acquired as a way to be salvaged. With VxWorks, Wind River continues to disrupt…
The Best of All Worlds: Introducing Wind River’s New Edge Compute Software Platform

The Best of All Worlds: Introducing Wind River’s New Edge Compute Software Platform

By Michel Genard After nearly 40 years in the business, with customers writing 100’s of millions of lines of application code running on billions of devices on earth and in space, the embedded industry’s leading software provider continues to deliver differentiated and disruptive offerings. Today at Embedded World we’ve introduced the newest cutting-edge addition to our comprehensive edge compute software…
Insights from Cloud Expo NYC

Insights from Cloud Expo NYC

By Tony Crupi I recently had the pleasure to attend and present at the Cloud Computing Expo in New York City. The event was co-located with the DevOps and IoT events, and many of the attendees had an IT (Information Technology) background, whereas my background resides in the OT (Operational Technology) realm.  Despite the differences between IT and OT, many of…
Edge Computing and How it Will Impact the Enterprise

Edge Computing and How it Will Impact the Enterprise

Article first published in Intelligent CIO on 11/13/18 By Emeka Nwafor The “edge-computing” qualifier has been coopted by different market segments to characterize use cases that are as varied as the equipment and compute infrastructure at the edge of a cellular network (e.g. mobile edge computing), or the on-premise monitoring and control systems that power manufacturing environments. Wind River characterizes edge…
Digital Transformation: A Catalyst for Changing the Embedded Development Paradigm

Digital Transformation: A Catalyst for Changing the Embedded Development Paradigm

Article first published on SD Times on 10/29/18 By Gareth Noyes (@GarethNoyesWR) The Internet of Things is dead. Or so declared one of my colleagues recently. While I could dismiss the comment as flippant, it does point to an underlying cynicism of technology that has been nicely captured by Gartner’s eponymous Hype Cycle. As technologists we often focus on cool…
Element Separation in Safety Critical and Mixed Criticality Systems

Element Separation in Safety Critical and Mixed Criticality Systems

By Maarten Koning We are faced with increasing complexity and scale of software in safety critical systems.  The trend towards workload consolidation platforms using multi-core processors brings entanglement and interference issues that complicate resource provisioning, predictability, understand-ability, element separation and, ultimately, certify-ability, security and safety. It is not just hard resources such as CPU, memory and devices that need to…
Simulation Plays in the Gartner Top Ten Tech Trends for 2018

Simulation Plays in the Gartner Top Ten Tech Trends for 2018

By guest author Jakob Engblom The analyst firm Gartner has published a list of their “Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends” for 2018. The list contains a wide range of trends, from specific technologies like Blockchain to broad domains like Conversational Platforms. In this blog post, I will look at how simulation plays an important role in a couple of the…
Proud to be Part of the First Wave of OPNFV Verified Solutions

Proud to be Part of the First Wave of OPNFV Verified Solutions

By Charlie Ashton This week The Linux Foundation announced the OPNFV Verified Program (OVP). Designed to simplify adoption of commercial NFV products, OVP establishes an industry threshold based on OPNFV capabilities and test cases. Wind River is proud to be one of the first companies to receive the OVP logo, along with Huawei, Nokia and ZTE. OPNFV members, including network…
Wind River Recognized with Prestigious Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovation Awards

Wind River Recognized with Prestigious Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovation Awards

By Chip Downing 2017 is yet one more banner year for the Wind River VxWorks 653 Platform. We are proud to announce that Wind River has been recognized once again by Military & Aerospace Electronics and Intelligent Aerospace Technology with a Gold award for VxWorks 653 -- a testament to the value and capabilities of this industry leading product. We also…
Wind River Titanium Cloud Wins Two Network Transformation Awards

Wind River Titanium Cloud Wins Two Network Transformation Awards

By Charlie Ashton As SDN NFV World Congress winds down after a packed week, you could say things got quite hot in The Hague…especially for our Wind River Titanium Cloud team. Last night, during the inaugural Network Transformation Awards gala, winners were finally unveiled. Facing a highly competitive field of industry innovators, we were honored to find out that Wind…