ARINC 653

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VxWorks Flying High at Avionics Europe

By Bill Graham Today at the Avionics Europe conference in Amsterdam, Wind River has announced some interesting news  that highlights our success in avionics with the VxWorks product line. We announced a major update to our VxWorks 653 platform which I'll go into more detail in an upcoming post but the highlights include support for Intel Architecture and Power Architecture…

Airbus A400M and Boeing 787 Dreamliner First Flight

By Alex Wilson Wow! What a week for our customers in Europe and USA! Last week saw the first flight of the Airbus A400M Military Transport and today the Boeing 787 Dreamliner took to the skies! Congratulations go out to Airbus, Boeing and all of their worldwide suppliers! Continue Reading >>

Busting the Myths around VxWorks #4: VxWorks reliability

By Bill Graham I don’t think we are promoting the reliability of our products well enough. In particular, a key attribute and value of VxWorks is its reliability. Being a newcomer to Wind River my colleagues here were surprised to hear that the reliability of VxWorks would have been called into question. Being on the inside, of course, I am…