GNU compilers have been used in one of only two airliners with more than one million fatality free flight hours -- the output is certified vs the high and low level requirements by the equipment design team. Depending on Design Assurance Level a tool qualification is done by the design team. They also are used with VXWORKS -- flying on many systems on the 787
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.