ESC San Jose, Ca. ” Lantronix has just announced support Linux in its embedded device server product, MatchPort AR.
The Linux software development kit (SDK) significantly simplifies and accelerates the process of development on Linux-based platforms. It provides a board support package (BSP) for MatchPort AR along with a turnkey development environment that includes an industry-validated set of Linux software tools built around the Linux 2.6 kernel.
Combined with standard GNU toolchains, developers can easily integrate their applications using pre-defined configuration profiles and software assembly tools. Sample applications are provided within the SDK, allowing developers to jump-start their application development.
With the new MatchPort AR SDK, users have the advantage of the well-established Linux community. The product's ease-of-use allows administrators to create new applications with greater flexibility, improving time to market and sales opportunity.
Lantronix also provides robust firmware upgrade and system recovery tools that ease the pain of maintaining previously-deployed devices.
Additionally, in the event of a failure, the MatchPort AR can recover the system ” sparing developers from serious setbacks.
MatchPort AR with Linux development kits will be available in April. To learn more, go to www.lantronix.com.