The ASIA Power Architecture Conference will take place September 1, 2011 in Shenzhen, China. The 2011 ASIA Power Architecture Conference will coincide with the 20th anniversary of Power Architecture technology. The one-day conference will focus on the future vision and application of Power Architecture. The event is free and is ideal for C-level executives, managers, engineers, designers, SoC architects, software and third party tool developers, and academia.
Power.org and AppliedMicro are offering a webinar, Multi-core Application and Performance: Protecting OEMs’ Software Investment. The webcast will focus on high performance multi-core applications for reliable software and stack authentication. The online seminar will take place July 12 at 10:00 am CT. The event is ideal for architects, software developers, engineering managers, marketers, academia and analysts.
Power.org will offer seven sessions at Power Architecture. The sessions will feature insights and practical design tips for engineers working with Power Architecture technology. The Linley Tech Processor Conference will take place September 27 – 28th at the Double Tree Hotel in San Jose. The event is sponsored by AppliedMicro (Premier Sponsor), Freescale and LSI, (Platinum Sponsors), and Power.org (Gold Sponsor).
Mentor Embedded launched their first commercial Linux platform, Mentor Embedded Linux. The RTOS is a result of Mentor Graphics’ acquisition of Embedded Alley, the alliance between Freescale Semiconductor and Mentor Graphics, and a similar alliance with NetLogic Microsystems. Mentor Embedded Linux enables developers to design customized applications, fully compatible with open source packages, with no vendor lock-in and greater reliability while accelerating overall design development time. The platform provides comprehensive open source Linux software, tools, and maintenance and support.
The DesignCon Conference will feature Power Architecture technology. DesignCon will take place February 1 – 4, 2010 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. During the conference, attendees will have access to fresh design tips, technology insights and demonstrations of Power Architecture technology in systems. The event is sponsored by Power.org, which promotes and develops standards for Power Architecture technology. Power.org is offering special VIP passes and up to a 30% discount for attendees.
CodeSourcery released Sourcery G++ 4.4 for ARM, ColdFire, IA32, MIPS, Power Architecture, and SuperH processors. The fall release of Sourcery G++ improves performance across all supported platforms with several new compiler optimizations. A number of new features in the Sourcery G++ IDE make it easier for embedded developers to build and debug their applications. These features include a tool for transferring executables to GNU/Linux target systems, a terminal emulator, integration with the CVS version-control system, support for batch-mode project builds from the command line, and the Mylyn task-focused interface.