Mentor Embedded Supports Freescale’s Multicore QorIQ Processors
Once you’ve selected the Freescale QorIQ processor for your multicore project, design considerations such as performance, power management, and bill of material costs are critical to a successful build. To ensure that your application is developed efficiently, quickly, and within budget – Freescale and Mentor Embedded have teamed up to provide you with best-in-class open source software, tools, and services.
When it comes to open source development, Linux is the software platform of choice – especially for multicore. What many software developers fail to realize is that many of the standard embedded Linux distributions currently available are not very flexible, which means customizing your Linux-based design can quickly turn into a vastly more difficult task.
With this understanding, Mentor Embedded Linux is the best choice for QorIQ developers. Mentor Embedded Linux allows you to build a customized Linux product uniquely configured to Freescale and optimized to meet your specific needs. In addition, Mentor’s common build methodology allows you and your development team to move to a full-featured commercial distribution with minimal impact to your overall project.
Mentor Embedded Linux gives you the freedom to innovate on Freescale multicore QorIQ processors.
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Includes proven and industry recognized development tools (Sourcery CodeBench IDE) combined with a community backed Linux platform based on technology from the Yocto Project™ – wrapped... View Product Overview
Unlike commercial embedded Linux distributions that offer maintenance and support for their un-customized standard product only, Mentor Embedded works with you regardless of customizations providing... View Product Overview
Allows you to see the complete performance picture of your multicore design. A powerful visualization and analysis tool for the most complex problems encountered in multicore embedded systems. Quickly... View Product Overview
Mentor Embedded Sourcery Probes are tightly integrated with Mentor Embedded Sourcery CodeBench debugger, which allows developers to save development time during board bring-up and application debugging. View Datasheet
Mentor Embedded’s collaboration with Freescale for embedded Linux development has helped create a more unified engineering methodology that enables you to develop better technologies with greater productivity and confidence. Mentor Embedded is uniquely positioned to support your SMP Linux, AMP Linux/RT Linux (including Linux/Android solutions), and AMP Linux/RTOS multicore architectures. Mentor’s MCAPI reference application has been successfully deployed in Linux/Nucleus AMP designs utilizing Freescale QorIQ processors.
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