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Top Ten Reasons To Trust Your Business to Wind River Linux – Part 3

Top Ten Reasons To Trust Your Business to Wind River Linux – Part 3

By Bill Graham In this final post of this series (see Part 1, Part 2), I want to emphasize the importance of support, maintenance and training. The high quality support and training that is available worldwide is what differentiates commercial Linux from a roll your own solution. Wind River’s goal is to help our customers succeed with embedded Linux and this…
Top Ten Reasons to Trust Your Business to Wind River Linux – Part 2

Top Ten Reasons to Trust Your Business to Wind River Linux – Part 2

By Bill Graham In my previous post I talked about some of the top reasons that you should trust your business to Wind River Linux. Those points speak to our well-earned market leadership and company strengths. To continue, we’ll investigate additional points regarding how our embedded Linux solutions are, in the end, less risk and cost than roll-your-own solutions. Let’s have a…
Top Ten Reasons to Trust Your Business to Wind River Linux – Part 1

Top Ten Reasons to Trust Your Business to Wind River Linux – Part 1

By Bill Graham At Wind River, we definitely believe the business case for using commercial embedded Linux is clear. In fact, we’ve come up with some top reasons why you can trust your next embedded Linux project to Wind River. We’ll review our top ten list over the next three blog posts. Additionally, you can find  the full list here. Let’s…
Openstack…the next big thing!

Openstack…the next big thing!

By Davide Ricci Continuing our ongoing efforts to advance open source innovation, Wind River is keeping busy with new OpenStack activities. Wind River has spent years of hard work in the Linux space to further grow adoption and innovation across the embedded industry. Add to that, we’ve contributed to the inception and development of an open ecosystem for building Linux…
Fighting Crime with SE Android

Fighting Crime with SE Android

By Paul Parkinson Last week, I read a BBC News story (Met Police technology 'ineffective and outdated') about how the Metropolitan Police force in London, UK was being hampered in its fight against crime by out of date technologies. The news story discussed the London Assembly report (PDF) which highlighted the fact that most police officers had smart phones and tablets which they…
Getting Closer to the Network Virtualization Vision

Getting Closer to the Network Virtualization Vision

By Davide Ricci Recent times have been, and continue to be, tough times for the networking industry. Data, data and data…it’s a constant flood of data. And, legacy infrastructure isn’t able to scale to meet the exponential growth in demand for capacity. At the same time, operators are trying to introduce new advanced services to grow new revenue streams while also reducing…

Wind River Expertise Recognized with GENIVI Award

By Franz Walkembach The Automotive group at Wind River is quite an impressive team…Consider this: hundreds of engineers and decades of successfully completed projects have helped Wind River carefully foster the development in this industry. We not only created trusted connections with customers and partners, but we’ve also stayed ahead of key trends, riding a wave of open source innovation…

The Yocto Project…Striking the balance of speed and stability

By Davide Ricci On my flight back to the Bay Area, I was reflecting on my memories of Barcelona at the Embedded Linux Conference Europe 2012. I’m recalling my time on stage, during the opening panel of the Yocto Project Dev Day, with my friends and colleagues from Texas Instruments, Intel, Jupiter, and ... Mentor. Surprised at the mix of…

Poll Results are in…Network Intelligence Heading to Edge and Core

By Steve Konish If you’re an information junkie like I am, informative charts and polls always catch the eye. Polls are great for capturing an instant snapshot of public opinion on a specific topic. By no means are they scientific. However, they do give us some useful data to gauge whether or not other people share the same opinions we…

Just minutes to a faster, smarter and more secure network

By Stephen Konish A few minutes…and you’re on the fast path to building the next generation of faster, smarter and more secure network applications. Three minutes – that’s all it typically takes to install key components of the new Wind River Intelligent Network Platform.  So, let’s take the next few minutes to look at  an evolution taking place for our networking and…