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What is an OS?
Operating system, or simply OS, pertains to the computer's master control program. It is a collection of software, firmware and hardware elements that controls the execution of computer programs.
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2015-06-12 Grasp AUTOSAR integration for MOST network
Read about the results of an investigation on how to integrate MOST into AUTOSAR in such a way that AUTOSAR systems and conventional MOST systems work together in a vehicle network seamlessly.
2009-04-20 Google's Android gets an upgrade
Developers got their first look at an upgrade to the Android environment as the Open Handset Alliance made available for download what it called an early version of a software developer kit for Android 1.5 sporting a host of generally small but significant new features.
2011-08-17 Global mobile device sales up 16.5% in 2Q11
The sales of mobile devices reached 428.7 million units, while smartphone sales increased 74 percent YoY, according to Gartner.
2003-04-24 GHS offers dual-mode IP stacks for RTOS
Green Hills Software Inc. announced at the 2003 Embedded Systems Conference the release of IPNET and IPLITE dual-mode IPv4/IPv6 IP stacks for its Integrity RTOS.
2007-09-26 Freescale intros 12 ColdFire microprocessors for Linux
Freescale Semiconductor has introduced a ColdFire microprocessor family designed to enable low-power, high-performance embedded systems running the Linux OS.
2010-04-01 Four trends to reshape mobile industry
The mobile segment is now an $850 billion global market, comprising 57 percent of the global telecom market. IDC has identified four major trends that will shape the sector.
2011-04-27 Express Logic supports AMD's Embedded G-Series
Express Logic's ThreadX RTOS is supporting the AMD Embedded G-Series platform.
2012-08-13 Equip hardware engineers with right tools, processes
Find out why the hardware engineer should be empowered with the right tools and processes for a critical design phasethe arrival of the prototype.
2004-04-29 Enea, Metrowerks join forces on comms RTOS
Enea Embedded Technology and Metrowerks Corp. will partner to provide a combined Linux/RTOS for communication infrastructures.
2006-12-04 Emerging apps to fuel smartphone sales
Interest in emerging applications will drive future smartphone sales in China, India, Germany, the United States and United Kingdom, reported IDC.
2004-09-16 Embedded VoIP implementations using SIP
Broadband adoption has laid the pavement for mass-market VoIP implementation. Find out the advances that have made 2004 the year of VoIP.
2008-01-03 Embedded solutions to continue to flood market
Market research firm Venture Development Corp. is anticipating more and more embedded systems and devices will be shipped in the coming years.
2000-02-18 DSP-21000: Developing DSP applications with ADSP-21000 family simulators-Basics
The ADSP-21000 family of simulators runs on PC-compatible computers using the Microsoft Windows 3.1 or later operating system and on SUN4 workstations using the UNIX operating system running in a MS-Windows emulation mode. This chapter presents the application specific aspects of the Windows based simulator software.
2011-04-05 Digitimes: Google, ARM in talks over Android standardization
Google is reportedly eyeing to standardize its Android OS for an ARM-based chipset in an attempt to use a more disciplined approach to the Android development and resist fragmentation.
2014-11-26 Device tree partitioning for embedded software design
Here's look at a resource partitioning scheme for a multi-core embedded system, where the system under consideration contains multiple instances of embedded Linux, each running on a different set of cores.
2002-04-08 Developing IA solutions
This article describes the essential criteria necessary for the development of information appliances.
2007-05-01 Develop, test handset apps with simulation tools
Simulation technology helps software developers write and test high-level application code on the desired OS, then run the application on a particular hardware platform even before the hardware is available.
2002-07-01 Designing safety-critical operating systems
Learn the common problems encountered when designing safety-critical systems, as well as innovative tips for developers wanting to have protection and resource guarantees on their OS designs.
2004-02-16 Designing a USB embedded host controller
This article has demonstrated the implementation of an embedded USB host using only one additional IC and no third-party software.
2009-02-13 Dell drags Linux-ARM combo into Wintel PC
The Dell Latitude E4200 and E4300 laptop computers run a version of Linux as an "instant-on" OS running on hardware with flash memory that is separate to the main Windows Vista or XP OS running on an Intel Core2 Duo processor.
2007-09-03 Deliver connectivity for emerging tech
The future home and workplace will revolve around connected experiences, driving the emergence of new categories of devices that not only consume services but also interact with them.
2003-07-03 Datastick software interface suits Oceana products
Datastick Systems Inc. has developed a software interface for Oceana Sensor Technologies that uses Palm OS Bluetooth extensions.
2005-04-11 Cypress teams with MontaVista to offer networking systems
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. has partnered with MontaVista Software to provide networking system software designers with a complete solution for routing table management.
2005-09-01 Curb security breach in embedded systems
Well-protected embedded systems must have security measures designed-in from the outset, starting with processor or CPU core specification
2002-02-20 CSR Bluetooth serial protocol incorporated into Windows CE.NET
Cambridge Silicon Radio has announced that its BlueCore serial protocol host controller interface transport protocol has been incorporated into the Windows CE.NET OS as part of the Bluetooth driver.
2004-03-01 Creating an IDE for embedded NetBSD
This article discusses efforts at Wasabi Systems to build such an IDE for the NetBSD.
2002-02-04 Computer Dynamics platform boasts sunlight-readable FPD
Claimed to be the first sunlight-readable flat-panel computing platform, the DisplayPac-ARM is powered by an Intel StrongARM SA-1110 206MHz SBC and is designed to run embedded OS.
2003-05-20 CodeWarrior kits facilitate development of TI hardware
Metrowerks has introduced two additions to its family of CodeWarrior Wireless Development Kits for Symbian OSs - developed in collaboration with Texas Instruments.
2012-07-13 Clavister announces availability of cOS Core 10.10
The latest version of Clavister's network security OS provides user identity awareness support
2002-03-01 Cisco upgrades network security solutions
The company has announced system and hardware upgrades for its firewall platforms and OS, providing customers with enhanced network security and VPN performance for next-generation, converged network deployments.
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