A new in-house app note gives users interested in mission-critical embedded system development the low-down on how the latest version of QNX addresses safety and security issues. This is free to download from our QNX page.
Windows 10 IoT Core is now available for i.MX6, and has been ported to TRITON-TX6 modules. So we’re ready to go.
What hasn’t quite happened yet is Microsoft’s official commercial release. The official word is: “The code is currently intended for non-commercial development only at this time. A commercial quality release is expected later in 2019.”.
Watch this […]
Windows 10 IoT Core is a real thing
When Microsoft announced Windows 10 IoT as the Windows 10 embodiment of its line of embedded-customisable versions, there were three versions – Core, Mobile and Enterprise. Forgetting about Mobile, which is not available to embedded projecst, the Enterprise version was to be rolled out for x86 hardware, and Core was lacking […]
Vix Technology is a leading global provider and integrator of smart access, booking, ticketing, payment and clearing systems. As part of their design specification and process they selected a System on Module (SoM) from our Triton-TX range which meets their industrial requirements and is qualified to run the […]
If you’ve invested and have a large knowledge base around Windows Embedded CE/Compact, why not extend the life time of the present product or even re-use it for new projects?
Moving from Windows CE/Compact to Linux can be a daunting and rocky road. It can require a different engineering skill set. Plus the choices […]
This article describes how to build and install a Debian 8 (Jessie) Linux distribution on a Direct Insight Triton TX6 i.MX6 based SOM using Debian Debootstrap. You can find more information on debootstrap here: https://wiki.debian.org/EmDebian/CrossDebootstrap.
This is an ideal platform for evaluation purposes because you can very easily install any Debian packages using the Debian […]
We often get asked about Qt licensing, so here is my personal take/explanation on the whole commercial vs open-source issue. Just my opinion – does not constitute legal advice or company policy…
Can I use the open-source Qt license in a commercial project?
Many of our customers […]
After many years working with and supporting engineers at National Oceanography Center (NOC) in Southampton, UK. Their Autosub Long Range now named “Boaty McBoatface” has been prepared to dive into the abyss on its first Antarctic mission.
The support has included initial design of the mission control board which […]
Windows 10 IoT Enterprise is the successor to the WES7 (Windows Embedded Standard 7) and WE8S (Window Embedded 8 Standard) operating systems.
The products under the banner of Windows Embedded have a long history of deployment outside of the traditional desktop, […]
Does it matter what type of Flash is used for a SoM eMMC?
It’s very common for a large (4 or 8GB) eMMC Flash device to be offered as an alternative to a small NAND device, or an SD card, for storage of the (compressed) boot image, or other non-volatile storage requirements.
But although these devices feature wear […]