Embedded Linux

LinuxLinux is an open-source operating system. Nowadays, Linux holds a significant market in embedded industry due to no licensing fees, multiple vendor availability, and the ability to update and redistribute the source code.



Toradex CoM Family - Apalis iMX6, Colibri T30 & Colibri VF50

In-house BSP Support: Value Proposition

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Open-source
Linux is free and open-source software with a community backed support base that is not restricted to the employees of a single software company
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Optimized BSPs
Our optimized embedded Linux BSPs are developed and supported in-house (no third party involvement required)
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Extensive documentation
Our developer web site contains hands-on documentation and a transparent development road map
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Add-on support
All peripherals within a module's default pin mux and our add-on products such as camera modules, (multi) touch displays and Wi-Fi sticks are supported out-of-the-box
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Resource Monitor
A custom resource monitor as well as an easy-to-use GPIO configurator is provided
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Yocto project compatible
Toradex' embedded Linux BSPs are based on Ångström/ OpenEmbedded being fully Yocto project compatible
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Free downloads
Linux kernel, U-Boot source code and the OpenEmbedded meta data is provided on http://git.toradex.com/
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Full access rights
Customers have the ability to modify and redistribute the source code
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Easy cross compilation
Most standard Linux packages are already part of OpenEmbedded and can be cross-compiled and run without any issues
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Customizable
Customers can easily add their custom applications to their OpenEmbedded setup to get a reproducible deployment path for their products.
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Software updates
We continuously up-stream support for our latest modules into mainline U-Boot and the mainline Linux kernel