Embedded Star: Why Choose Linux for Embedded Development Projects?
Jan 04, 2005, 11:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve McMillan)
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"As a supplier of embedded processor boards, SBS Technologies
provides Linux support for CompactPCI and VME platforms used in
communications, military, aerospace, and industrial automation
applications. With more than 200 different vendors offering
solutions based on different kernel releases, Linux is somewhat of
a moving operating system (OS) target. Nevertheless, SBS has found
that many developers are still selecting Linux over other operating
system alternatives for embedded development projects, especially
as complex network-edge devices increasingly come under the purview
of network administrators. But why, you ask...?"