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AllLinuxDevices: Century Software Delivers Fully Integrated PDA Solution

Aug 29, 2001, 07:50 (0 Talkback[s])
"Century Embedded Technologies, a leader in graphical application technologies for embedded Linux, today announced the immediate availability of PIXIL, a commercial ready embedded Linux operating environment and development suite optimized for small footprint smart flat-panel devices. PIXIL leverages technologies from standards-based embedded Linux to deliver a complete solution for rapidly developing and deploying next generation handhelds and wireless devices. <\P>

PIXIL provides a complete suite of embedded software for advanced Internet appliances that are proven across multiple form factors and includes full support for wireless communications, networking, web browsing, power management and GUIs. PIXIL's modular framework offers fully optimized, pre-defined components for ready-to-use and easily customized applications, while eliminating the costly and time-consuming need to combine individual components into one integrated solution. Century's PIXIL delivers applications quickly, streamlining the process of deploying reliable, secure and highly scalable next generation applications. From standard off-the-shelf architectures to custom solutions, PIXIL greatly reduces time to market. Supported architectures include x86, PowerPC, StrongARM, MIPS, and SH. "PIXIL technology provides the foundation to improve product offerings, accelerate their delivery and reduce engineering costs. Century is offering customers a complete development solution that features a rich set of applications in a commercial off-the-shelf product," commented Gregory Haerr, CEO of Century Software and open source leader in graphical technologies. "In addition, PIXIL's modular system is designed to provide flexibility, enabling developers to accommodate user requirements as customer demands and technologies change."

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