Press Releases

MontaVista® announces an Advanced Linux-based application environment for high speed packet processing

MontaVista® Software, LLC, today announced  dynamically configurable data plane capabilities in the MontaVista Bare Metal  Engine™, offering a single development environment that dynamically scales from  the high performance services of   Embedded Linux to dedicated near zero overhead bare metal environments  for packet processing. MontaVista’s Bare Metal Engine, or BME, enables network  equipment providers to use a single Linux development environment and tool  suite without sacrificing the performance formerly only achieved from an application  running on a semiconductor’s executive.

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Yocto Project Introduces New Features

The Yocto Project, a hosted project at The Linux Foundation, today announced the availability of Yocto Project Release 1.1, as well as a variety of one-year milestones for the project.

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MontaVista® adds secure HTML5 and Android support to its GENIVI-Compliant

MontaVista® Software LLC, today  announced secure HTML5 and Android support for its Automotive Technology Platform  (ATP). The addition of HTML5 support is provided via MontaVista’s ModiiTM  Digital Media Solutions Platform which adds a powerful HTML5-based UI Framework  to its recently released GENIVI-Compliant Platform. The Android support  delivers a high performance Android runtime environment, which opens up access  to a vast number of popular applications from the entire Android ecosystem.

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MontaVista® Automotive Technology Platform Declared GENIVI Compliant

MontaVista® Software LLC., today announced that the MontaVista Automotive Technology Platform (ATP) has successfully passed the GENIVI compliance process and is compliant with the GENIVI Compliance Specification Release 1.0. The MontaVista Automotive Technology Platform enables automotive manufactures and tier-1 suppliers to build powerful in-vehicle-infotainment (IVI) systems while significantly accelerating time-to-market and lowering development costs of innovative new features.

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MontaVista and Rightware Partner to Create Automotive In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI)

MontaVista®  Software LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, and Rightware Oy, the leader in embedded 3D user  interface (UI) technologies announced today a strategic partnership and enablement  of Rightware’s flagship 3D user interface product - Kanzi® UI Solution running on  top of a GENIVI compliant MontaVista Linux platform. This global partnership will provide compelling solution for automotive industry customers.

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MontaVista’s Bare Metal Engine™ Pushes Linux Performance to New Frontiers – Wireless Applications Gain 600% Increase in Linux Data Plane Performance

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, today announced that the MontaVista Bare Metal Engine™ pushes their Carrier Grade Edition 6.0 Linux performance to new frontiers.  MontaVista Bare Metal Engine delivers the technologies required for next generation multi-core SoC's to achieve extremely high performance, leverage new multi-core resource management capabilities to fully maximize multi-core designs, and delivers new high availability features incorporating the latest open source technologies.

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MontaVista Remains a Top Contributor to Linux Kernel Development

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, again ranks in the top 15 corporate contributors to the Linux kernel, alongside more than 6100 other community supporters as reported by the Linux Foundation in its recent report, Linux Kernel Development. The report indicates that MontaVista, the first company to deliver a commercial quality embedded Linux, has contributed more than 1,800 changes to the kernel. MontaVista is the only commercial embedded Linux vendor to rank this high in the report. Other top contributors mentioned in the report include Red Hat, IBM, HP, Google, and Oracle.

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MontaVista Joins OpenSAF to Contribute to the Development of Next Generation High Availability Middleware

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, announced today it has become a member of the OpenSAF™ Foundation to help drive the development of OpenSAF, the leading, next generation, high availability middleware. Consistent with SA Forum™ specifications, OpenSAF is rapidly being adopted by major vendors in the network infrastructure market, as well as other vertical markets.

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MontaVista to Showcase its Rapid Deployment Program for Android at ARM Technical Conference and RTECC Conferences in November

MontaVista Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, announced it will be showcasing energy efficient, ARM-based Android solutions at the ARM Technical Conference in Santa Clara, and the RTECC events in San Diego and Los Angeles during November. As part of its new Rapid Deployment Program for Android, MontaVista developed a customized Android software platform for each device, porting Android to the processor platform, integrating the required hardware drivers and components, and performing extensive testing and quality assurance.

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MontaVista Delivers Bare Metal Performance and Embedded Virtualization for Multi-Core Architectures with Carrier Grade Edition Linux 6.0

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, today announced the release of MontaVista Linux Carrier Grade Edition (CGE) 6.0, the next generation of it's leading carrier grade quality Linux development platform. CGE 6.0 delivers the technologies required for next generation multi-core architectures with the new MontaVista Bare Metal Engine™ for extremely high performance, new multi-core resource management capabilities to fully maximize multi-core designs, and new high availability features incorporating the latest open source technologies. At the same time, CGE helps Network Equipment Providers (NEPs) and Telecom companies lower their total cost of ownership with extended power management capabilities and support for commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware.

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MontaVista Software Launches Meld 2.0 Next Generation Community

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, today announced the launch of Meld 2.0, the next generation of the embedded Linux community sponsored by MontaVista. Meld is an active community for all developers of embedded Linux devices. The next-generation Meld introduces a new look and feel to the community along with a new URL, meld.org, making it easier for users to connect and share information on embedded Linux design challenges

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MontaVista Software Launches DevRocket 6.1 Integrated IDE for Embedded Linux Development

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, today announced DevRocket 6.1, the newest release of the Eclipse-based integrated development environment (IDE) for embedded Linux platform and application development. DevRocket 6.1 continues the move to source based development model introduced in MontaVista Linux 6 by adding tight integration and a graphical interface to the MontaVista Integration Platform along with enhanced analysis and debugging tools to speed development time.

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MontaVista Software and Robert Bosch Car Multimedia Sign Agreement to Jointly Deliver Linux-based Solutions for the Automotive Industry

MontaVista® Software, LLC (NASDAQ: CAVM), the leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, and Robert Bosch Car Multimedia GmbH(BOSCH), one of the leading suppliers of automotive infotainment systems, announced they have entered into a multi-year, significant agreement for MontaVista to develop and deliver Linux-based software solutions for BOSCH. The first project will be for a cross carline, in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) solution and is the first of multiple Linux-based software solutions for BOSCH.

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MontaVista Software Delivers First Commercial Linux for ARM Cortex™ - A9 Processors

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, announced the availability of the first commercial Linux distribution and toolchain optimized for the ARM Cortex™-A9 processor. Based on the revolutionary MontaVista Linux 6 (MVL6) approach, it provides a market specific distribution (MSD) and toolchain designed specifically for the Cortex-A9 architecture and provides the perfect starting point for new product designs using the low power, high performance characteristics of the ARM Cortex-A9 processor.

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MontaVista Software Announces New Rapid Deployment Program for Android

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization today announced a new rapid deployment program for Android™ that delivers commercial quality Android reference platforms for Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) and MIPS processors, an Automated Test and Validation Suite (ATVS), and expands their existing commercialization services for Android. This new program is targeted at customers designing consumer devices ranging from Smartphones, set-top boxes, Digital TVs (DTV), IPTVs, Internet connected TVs, eReaders and eBooks, In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems, and other connected devices.

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MontaVista Showcases Developer Tools for Multi-core Development, Android-based Devices, and Industrial Automation Solutions at ESC Silicon Valley

MontaVista® Software, LLC, a leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, today announced MontaVista Linux and developer tools will be showcased in demonstrations of multi-core, industrial automation, and mobile technology at the upcoming ESC Silicon Valley event (booth #2222) April 27th to 29th in San Jose, CA. MontaVista Linux and developer tools are used by telecom, networking, consumer electronics, medical device, automotive, mobile, industrial and office automation manufacturers.

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MontaVista Software is Elected to the GENIVI Alliance Board of Directors

MontaVista® Software, Inc., the leader in embedded Linux® commercialization, announced it has been elected to the Board of Directors of the GENIVI Alliance, an automotive and consumer electronics industry association driving the development and adoption of an open In-vehicle Infotainment (IVI) reference platform. MontaVista was a Core member of GENIVI in it's inaugural year, and now assumes a seat on the board as GENIVI enters it's second year. Dan Cauchy, vice president of Marketing at MontaVista will sit on the GENIVI board.

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