Texas Instruments StarterWare for TI Embedded Processors

Texas Instruments introduced their StarterWare software packages. The free StarterWare is a user-friendly, production-ready software for Sitara 32-bit ARM microprocessor (MPU), C6000 digital signal processor (DSP) and DSP + ARM developers. StarterWare for Texas Instruments AM18x ARM9 MPUs, OMAP-L138 DSP + ARM9 processor and TMS320C6748 DSP is available now. Packages for additional devices will be coming soon.

Texas Instruments StarterWare software packages

TI StarterWare Software Packages

  • Support TI AM18x ARM9 MPUs, OMAP-L138 DSP + ARM9 processor and TMS320C6748 DSP
  • Does not require using or learning the intricacies of an operating system
  • Allow for easy migration to other TI embedded devices
  • Simplify the ARM MPU and DSP development process
  • Include application programming interfaces (APIs) to configure and interface with peripherals
  • Feature lightweight software stacks to enable USB, network and graphics functionality
  • Include example code and application notes to reduce development time up to 10X
  • Developers can fine-tune the system to achieve optimal resource management of the CPU, peripherals and memory
  • Designers can reduce system latencies by up to 500X compared to running under the Linux operating system

More info: Texas Instruments