The (new/old) challenges in accelerating LTE device time-to-market. By Konstantinos Stavropoulos, Anite click to enlarge Figure 1. A representative set of lab acceptance tests that 2G/3G operators have considered. The use of wireless devices, whether handsets or data cards, has increased substantially during the last few years.
Virtual System Prototypes (VSPs) offer a means to develop and debug embedded software before the silicon is available. By Jeff Roane, VaST Systems Technology Corp. As the semiconductor industry continues to consolidate off-the-shelf hardware components to build wireless consumer devices, such as 3G phones, these devices are increasingly differentiated by software content....LISTED UNDER: Software, Development
The security and privacy we have come to trust (primarily through wired networks) has quickly been disappearing, resulting in the requirement for a new form of network connection security. Wireless Ethernet tackled this problem not once, but twice. The second attempt, so far, looks to put an end to security problems “in-the-air” for Wi-Fi.
Extended Systems announces the XTNDAccess Blue Software Development Kit (SDK) for Linux. XTNDAccess Blue SDK for Linux enables developers to easily implement Bluetooth capabilities on devices using a Linux operating system. It runs as a module to Linux kernel version 2.4, enabling developers to implement Bluetooth functionality without having to be an expert in the technology....LISTED UNDER: Development Kits / Platforms | Software, Development
Altium released a new version of its TASKING C166/ST10 software development toolset. Version 8.5 of the TASKING C166/ST10 toolset features numerous enhancements to the compiler and debugger and introduces a number of key improvements. Programming large applications is easier with support for 'the huge memory model' and additional memory allocation functions offering an optimal match of the application's program setup to the hardware organiz...LISTED UNDER: Software, Development
A new brochure detailing real-time and embedded systems software development capabilities has been published by RTSoft. The four page, color brochure highlights RTSoft's ability to provide complete solutions to clients by building on its library of software and integration tools. The range of RTSoft services and capabilities listed in the brochure include software development, systems integration, expertise in real-time operating systems, a...LISTED UNDER: Software, Development