"With a major revamp of MontaVista Linux Professional Edition,
MontaVista Software hopes to spur development of more embedded
Linux systems in handheld PDAs, smart phones, telecom equipment,
and all manner of other devices.
"MontaVista is already serving over 2,000 customers, ranging
from organizations such as St. Jude Medical to big OEMs such as
NEC, Philips, Nokia, Sony, Ericsson, Cisco, and Japanese telecom
provider NTT DoCoMo. Other embedded Linux developers are using
tools from Wind River and some other vendors.
"Examples of a couple of devices that use embedded Linux include
Hewlett-Packard's Media Vault desktop storage device and Pepper
Computer's PepperPad 3 Web Player..."