Mentor Graphics introduced the Embedded Hypervisor tool for in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems, telematics, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and instrumentation. The Mentor Embedded Hypervisor is a small footprint Type 1 hypervisor developed specifically for embedded applications and intelligent connected devices. The Mentor Embedded Hypervisor product will ship in December 2013.
ProSyst recently ported their OSGi solution (ProSyst mBS) to an embedded low power hardware with an ARM9 CPU at 156 MHz and 8 MB RAM and flash memory. ProSyst mBS, is fully compliant and certified for OSGi revision 4.2. The OSGi framework provides sufficient resources for applications and services. It meets all non-functional requirements of a mass-market automotive telematics system. The OSGi framework also qualifies for optimal use in many other embedded markets, such as the home automation space. ProSyst published a white paper titled, The World’s Smallest OSGi Solution that their describes their automotive project.