Micrium Announces Support of Microsemi’s New SmartFusion2 SoC FPGAs
WESTON, Fla., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Micrium, the premier supplier of high-quality software components for embedded systems, is pleased to announce support of Microsemi Corporation’s ARM(®) Cortex((TM))-M3 based SmartFusion2(®) SoC FPGAs.
Micrium’s RTOS components, including the flagship uC/OS-III Kernel, meet many of the same goals as SmartFusion2 devices. Both are designed to operate in environments where efficiency and high reliability are key customer demands. This includes the medical electronics industry, industrial controls and of course avionics.
Jean Labrosse, Micrium founder, CEO and president, said, “Micrium is pleased to be supporting the new SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA with our uC/OS-III Kernel and our surrounding RTOS components. Our Kernel along with our USB cores, TCP-IP stack and File System are perfectly positioned to make the most of the rich feature set of this new device including the outstanding choice of the ARM Cortex-M3 processor. Add to that the Micrium tool, uC/Probe and it’s possible to graphically visualize the internals of a running embedded system with just a few mouse clicks. Our relationship with Microsemi encompasses several generations of FPGAs and we have had our mutual customers express the highest praise for our joint solutions. We believe that SmartFusion2 devices will continue that tradition.”
Jean continued, “We are looking forward to providing our mutual customer base products that help them develop the highest quality products while maintaining a focus on shortening development times.”
“Micrium’s RTOS and middleware support for our award-winning SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA family will allow us to address customer requirement solutions that meet demanding design specifications in industrial, medical and avionics markets,” said Paul Ekas, vice president of Marketing for SoC products at Microsemi. “We look forward to leveraging Micrium’s embedded software expertise and deep understanding of our programmable logic devices to drive new joint design-wins and provide our customers with a competitive edge.”
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Micrium has consistently held the leadership position in embedded software components. The company’s flagship uC/OS family is recognized for a variety of features and benefits including unparalleled reliability, performance, dependability, impeccable source code, and extensive documentation.
Microsemi Corporation offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets.
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