Organization: Wind River Systems

Wind River Linux 7 is the industry standard for embedded Linux software, providing maximum flexibility and control over run time as well as interoperability with the community’s building technology. These advantages, in combination with long term support, allow customers to avoid vendor lock-in, lengthy certification processes, and the challenges of a closed ecosystem. A highly versatile solution, Wind River Linux provides a run-time environment that can be tailored to scale from general purpose to carrier grade devices or from highly secure military to high-performing real-time devices.

Wind River Linux 7 includes an updated user experience that allows customers to deploy systems faster and more easily with the self-hosted installation for compiling and deploying applications directly to the target device. With the Yocto Project 1.7 open source development infrastructure as its core foundation, Wind River Linux 7 uses the latest LTSI Linux kernel as its upstream source to ensure customers have commercially supported access to the newest advancements from the open source community. Wind River Linux 7 also provides expanded hardware support for the latest ARM®, Intel®, MIPS, and PowerPC® architectures, including 64-bit support for both Intel and ARM v8 architectures to further address the constantly changing data size requirements for embedded systems.

Wind River Linux is backed by our world-class customer support organization, best-in-class open source risk mitigation practices, and advanced tools to deliver the ultimate starting point for embedded Linux development. Leveraging an unparalleled range of high-quality board support packages (BSPs) across a variety of architectures, Wind River Linux jump-starts embedded device innovation while providing long term peace of mind with support and maintenance for the life of your device.

Yocto Project Compatibility Information
Yocto Project Compatible: Yes
Compatible with Yocto version/s: 1.7