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15 05, 2015

Freescale Yocto support on i.MX6 modules

By | 2017-05-19T13:11:59+00:00 May 15th, 2015|LInux, System on Module|0 Comments

i.MX6 module with mainline Linux and Yocto support The Linux kernel supporting the TRITON-TX pin-compatible range of system-on-modules is substantially mainline - i.e. being maintained to keep as close as possible to the current Linux kernel version. This has obvious advantages. But it has also resulted in the assumption that we don't support Yocto [...]

22 04, 2015

Windows Embedded CE 6, Compact 7 and 2013 still a viable choice

By | 2017-05-19T13:11:59+00:00 April 22nd, 2015|Compact 7, Embedded Compact, Windows Embedded, Windows Embedded CE 6.0|0 Comments

I've recently been working on a number of customer Windows Embedded projects and as part of this I had the opportunity to visit the office of some old colleagues at the design services company Bytesnap. While there I was interviewed about Windows Embedded CE 6 and how it's still a viable choice for embedded designs. If you'd like [...]

20 10, 2014

Meet the Direct Insight team – EDS 22nd/23rd Oct 2014

By | 2017-05-19T13:12:00+00:00 October 20th, 2014|Event|0 Comments

Just a note to say we have stand #F8 at the Embedded Design Show. Which will be co-located with the Electronics Design Show and Engineering Design Show. These award-winning exhibitions were created to champion British engineering and are entirely targeted at electronic and design engineers making this a must attend event for anyone working in this industry. [...]

21 03, 2014

Corelis ScanExpress Tools and Microsoft Windows OS Support

By | 2017-05-19T13:12:00+00:00 March 21st, 2014|Boundary Scan|0 Comments

Microsoft has declared that support for the Windows XP operating system will end on April 8, 2014; no further security updates and technical support will be provided. As a result, many organizations are upgrading their infrastructure with new systems running Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 operating systems. Organizations preparing system upgrades for PCs running Corelis [...]

9 10, 2013

Windows 8.1 coming to Embedded Standard

By | 2017-05-19T13:12:00+00:00 October 9th, 2013|Embedded Standard, Windows Embedded|0 Comments

The update of embedded standard will be tightly aligned with Windows 8.1, in October. Maybe use our fanless ECD700 Bay Trail industrial PC to preview the value and experience Windows Embedded 8.1 delivers. Download the public preview and start building your next intelligent systems-ready industry device. Learn more about this product by reading these Microsoft series of [...]

1 05, 2013

Windows Embedded 8 Standard

By | 2017-05-19T13:12:00+00:00 May 1st, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Windows Embedded 8 Standard, Windows Embedded 8 Pro, and Windows Embedded 8 Industry have all now reached General Availability. Direct Insight can now ship devices built on these platforms to our customers to power the next generation of intelligent systems. As part of the launch, Microsoft has created a Windows Embedded 8 launch portal that [...]

5 10, 2012

What next for Windows CE / Compact 7?

By | 2017-05-19T13:12:00+00:00 October 5th, 2012|Compact 7, Compact vNext|0 Comments

Microsoft has begun to release details of the next version of Windows CE, planned for Q1 2013. A year ago, there was a certain amount of concern for the future of Windows CE, stemming from the dual announcements of Windows 8 on ARM, and a Windows Phone 8 built on the same Windows-on-ARM codebase replacing a Windows Phone [...]