SOFTWARE TOOLS - Deos RTOS supports Freescale e300, e500 safety-critical apps News & Analysis 4/15/2010 Post a comment DDC-I has announced that its safety-critical, DO-178B Level A certifiable, Deos real-time operating system (RTOS) and OpenArbor development tool suite are available for the Freescale Semiconductor e300 and e500 cores. Deos running atop Freescale PowerQUICC II Pro and PowerQUICC III processors provides a platform for developing and hosting mil/aero and other safety-critical applications, particularly those requiring high design assurance and timely DO-178B certification.
QNX extends lead in automotive infotainment market Product News 4/7/2010 Post a comment Reconfirming its position as the leading provider of operating systems and middleware for the automotive infotainment market, QNX Software Systems has announced that its technology has been licensed for more than 17 million in-vehicle systems worldwide — an increase of 130 per cent since 2008.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.