LinuxDevices.com: Java and Embedded Linux Team Up [Whitepaper]Sep 01, 2000, 00:47 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Randy Rorden)
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"The Java platform and the Linux operating system are appearing more frequently in embedded applications thanks to their unique benefits. A combined Java-Linux platform accelerates the design process, reduces costs, and shortens time-to-market. However, developers do need to be aware of the tradeoffs they face and how to make the right choices for a specific application."
"Commercial distributions of the Linux operating system have been available from many sources for years, however, it's just recently that embedded Linux offerings have become available from companies such as Lineo, LynuxWorks, and MontaVista."