In the first part of this two part article we will look at why DMA is used and the benefits it can bring for overall system performance.
Getting an RTOS to run on the Raspberry Pi provides some interesting technical challenges, albeit challenges we have seen on different real-world projects over the years.
A new version of Wind River’s VxWorks real time operating system has been launched to help manufacturers of embedded devices take advantage of the unique opportunities posed by the ‘Internet of Things’.
Embedded software development specialists Pebble Bay Consulting Limited have announced they will be speaking at this year’s UK Device Developers' Conference.
Device drivers are the foundation of many embedded systems, and they are expected to be robust and stable while also delivering high performance. However, there are many ways to ensure that your drivers are unreliable, some of which are more subtle and easier to fall foul of than you might expect.
Pebble Bay, Hitex UK and MCG Embedded Announce Worldwide Cooperation with ADLINK Technology for Android Development
Building on the recent announcement of a closer working partnership between Hitex UK Ltd., Pebble Bay Consulting Ltd. and LiPPERT ADLINK Technology GmbH for Linux device driver development, we are proud to announce that, in conjunction with MCG Embedded Systems Ltd., the partnership has now been extended so that Hitex UK, Pebble Bay and MCG Embedded are now official worldwide Android development partners for LiPPERT ADLINK Technology GmbH.
Adlink have called on Pebble Bay to develop a specialised VxWorks device driver for their Board Support Package for the Express-IBE2 microprocessor board on behalf of a military customer, when their own teams were too busy on main product line development.
Embedded systems development consultants Pebble Bay have announced their collaboration with Hitex UK in the development of a new Siemens Mobility Control Unit for the rail and utility industries.