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AllLinuxDevices: TimeSys Announces Agreement with MIPS to Port Linux Based Real-Time Solution

Sep 26, 2000, 17:14 (0 Talkback[s])


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"TimeSys Corporation, a leading provider of predictable, real-time embedded Linux based solutions for telecom services, consumer appliances, the automotive industry and other markets, and MIPS Technologies, Inc., (Nasdaq: MIPS, MIPSB), a leading provider of industry standard processor architectures and cores for digital consumer and network applications, today announced a cooperative agreement whereby TimeSys Linux/RT will port to the MIPS Technologies' MIPS32 and MIPS64 architecture platform. As part of the agreement, TimeSys will become a member of the MIPS Alliance Program."

"...TimeSys Linux/RT offers all the benefits of a real-time operating system (RTOS) solution by providing the popular open-source Linux environment and benefits of a Linux based embedded application. The critical features for real-time support that are included in TimeSys Linux/RT but not all available in any other embedded Linux solution are: Pre-emptive fixed priority scheduling, 256 priorities, priority inheritance support, high-resolution timers, the TimeTrace tool to support measurement and visualization of real-time performance."

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