Maximize Freescale PowerQUICC® and QorIQ™ based Designs using Mentor Graphics Android solutions Web Seminar

Overview

Discover the advantage of working with Mentor's Android products including performance optimization, real native C/C++ code integration, and a complete integrated developer workflow.  The Mentor Graphics Development System for Android is the first and only Android software stack for processors built on Power Architecture® technology.

Ubiquitous connectivity open up new opportunities for embedded developer to add innovative and engaging network services to all classes of embedded products. By starting with Freescale's popular PowerQUICC and QorIQ communications processors as the foundation for media processing and real-time networking, designers can implement products with substantial workloads and now incorporate the benefits of the Android OS.

Android software stack offers compelling technical benefits such as application integrated power management, a complete application framework, and developer friendly APIs for interactive applications. The Mentor Graphics Development System for Android is the first and only Android software stack for processors built on Power Architecture® technology. Discover the advantage of working with Mentor's Android products including performance optimization, real native C/C++ code integration, and a complete integrated developer workflow.

What You Will Learn

  • How to use Android to add or enhance user interfaces
  • How Mentor is bringing Android to Freescale processors built on Power Architecture technology
  • What developer tools are available to accelerate Android application development

About the Presenters

Presenter Image Don Shin

Don Shin is senior product marketing manager for Freescale Semiconductor. Prior to joining Freescale, Don has worked in the semiconductor industry as an engineer and marketing at Insight Electronics, Cirrus Logic, Texas Instruments, and Advanced Micro Devices focused on consumer and industry focused products. Don joined Freescale in 2005 as a product marketing manager with responsibilities for product definition, development, and market enablement programs for StarCore DSP and Power Architecture SoCs. Don holds a bachelor’s degree in science from University of Texas at Arlington.

Presenter Image Brad Dixon

Brad Dixon is a Sr. Marketing Manager at Mentor Graphics responsible for Android, Linux, and Nucleus. Brad has been at the nexus of open source and embedded software as a developer, FAE, and product manager since 2000. Previously at MontaVista, Brad has helped some of the world's most demanding companies understand how to apply Linux and other open source technology to design new applications and devices. In addition to technical nuts and bolts, Brad is involved in licensing, quality assurance, networking, and security.

Who Should Attend

  • Embedded developers interested in Android on Power Architecture processors
  • Technical managers

Products Covered

Technical Requirements

What do I need to watch and hear this web seminar?

Mentor Graphics’ web seminars are delivered using Adobe Connect. You will be able to login to the seminar room 15 minutes prior to the start time on the day of the presentation. You can hear the audio using your computer’s speakers via VoIP (Voice over IP) and background music will play prior to the beginning of the presentation.

Detailed system requirements

Microsoft® Windows

  • Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7, 8, 9, 10; Mozilla Firefox; Google Chrome
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 10.3 or later
  • 1.4GHz Intel® Pentium® 4 or faster processor and 512MB of RAM

Mac OS X, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7.4, 10.8

  • Mozilla Firefox; Apple Safari; Google Chrome
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.3
  • 1.83GHz Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor and 512MB of RAM

Linux

  • Ubuntu 10.04, 11.04; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6; OpenSuSE 11.3
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.3

Mobile

  • Apple supported devices: iPad, iPad2, iPad3; iPhone 4 and 4 S, iPod touch (3rd generation minimum recommended)
  • Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 4.3.x, 5.x, or 6.x (5.x or higher recommended)
  • Android supported devices: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1), Samsung Galaxy Tab (10.1), ASUS Transformer, Samsung Galaxy Tab (7”) , Motorola Xoom, Motorola Xoom 2, Nexus 7
  • Android supported OS versions summary: 2.2 and higher
  • Android AIR Runtime required: 3.2 or higher

Additional requirements

  • Bandwidth: 512Kbps for participants, meeting attendees, and end users of Adobe Connect applications. Connection: DSL/cable (wired connection recommended) for Adobe Connect presenters, administrators, trainers, and event and meeting hosts.