Freescale's software and development solutions take you beyond the silicon, helping to bring your embedded applications to life. We equip design engineers with comprehensive solutions including the silicon, the software and tools, ecosystem solutions and reference boards that are the best fit for their needs - reducing design complexity and accelerating their time to market. Freescale enables a wide variety of applications with our diverse array of software offerings, from drivers and simple demonstration software to highly integrated vertical solutions.
Freescale has a strong, global, collaborative ecosystem of embedded hardware, software and application-level partners enabling fully integrated solutions on Freescale platforms. Our vibrant ecosystem preserves choice, gives developers the peace of mind that they can find the solution they need and fosters rapid innovation.
As value add to Freescale's quality products, the Professional Service team provides fee based engineering services in support of the silicon and software Freescale delivers to customers. The team's technical competency is concentrated on embedded systems and Linux, with domain knowledge in the automotive, industrial, networking and consumer electronics markets.
As product portfolio and software decisions are being made, the Freescale Professional Service team is committed to helping customers deliver their quality products to market, quickly, through the following offerings:
Freescale's CodeWarrior Development Studio for Microcontrollers v10.4 is a new full product release with major enhancements including C++ support for DSC devices, 64-bit floating point support for S12Z devices and MQX-Lite - a lightweight kernel for Kinetis L and K MCU families
Included in the release update are improved board and processor support for QorIQ Qonverge B4860 and QorIQ T4220, T4160, P3041, P1021 and P1025 processors. The release also provides users with improved trace, profiling and performance analysis on QorIQ Qonverge B4 family and QorIQ T4, P5, P4 and P2 families. Customers can also benefit from the enhanced debugging speed for faster shart up performance, an improved compiler and updated memory viewing option.
Easy-to-use, web-based mbed development tools are now freely available for the Kinetis L series of MCUs with the inclusion of the FRDM-KL25Z Freescale Freedom development platform. Customers can now utilize mbed.org at no charge, with full access to the online SDK, tools, reusable code—which means no downloads, installations or licenses—and an active community of developers. Embedded freedom is waiting in the wings.
Throughout the Freescale web site, you will see the graphic below used to illustrate the features that each software solution includes
There is no need for crypto expertise with the cost-effective NanoSSL Client for Freescale MQX RTOS and NanoSSH Client for Freescale MQX RTOS. This software solution offers a low footprint, high quality and high performance while speeding the development cycle.