Nucleus OS Support for MIPS Processor Family
The MIPS® architecture is one of the most widely supported processor architectures, with a vast infrastructure of industry-standard tools, software and services that help ensure rapid, reliable and cost-effective SoC design. MIPS Technologies delivers the widest range of low power, high-performance processor cores with distinct cost advantages to semiconductor companies, ASIC developers and system OEMs worldwide. The company offers award-winning embedded microprocessor cores, instruction set architectures, as well as system controllers, and incorporates a complete array of software and system level debug tools to provide maximum flexibility and convenience for ever-changing market requirements: high-performance, low power, low silicon cost and rapid time-to-market.
Mentor Graphic’s offers vast OS, 3D Graphics, Multi-core and embedded software tools support for the MIPS family. MIPS architecture is a true RISC-based architecture that is suitable for myriad of embedded applications. Low power consumption and heat characteristics of embedded MIPS implementations coupled with knowledge of the architecture and wide availability of embedded tools makes it an ideal choice for computer networking/communication applications, arcade and console based video games, printers, digital television sets and other consumer electronic devices.
- MIPS32® 4Kc®
- MIPS32® 24Kc™
- MIPS32® 74Kc™