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I really appreciate having the opportunity to attend DWF. One of things I like about this event is it gets people from so many different technology segments together. And with a clear road map and great events such as this, Freescale gets more and more customers and partners involved. We can see that DWF is the foundation to a successful and healthy design ecosystem!” Alan Zhang, Senior FAE, QNX

In short, DwF was an informative, valuable and pleasant seminar, especially for an advanced planner. Digital life will trigger massive convergence of technologies, services and applications. Freescale has the strong position to drive the value innovation via end-to-end ecosystems integration. Being a leading ODM, we would like to play the enabler role to accelerate the changes.” Roland Hwang, Senior Director, Innovation Center, Compal Electronics Inc.

It was a wonderful experience to realize the latest product information of Freescale, including SBC and eSWITCH. In addition, the most cutting edge technical trends of automotive industry were well-presented in the seminar.” Mr. Wei-Der Teng, Sr. Engineer, R&D Div., HAITEC Co., Ltd..

I understand not only key features of FSL’s new products but also advanced market trend for consumer, industrial and automotive segment through this opportunity. If it is possible, please note competitor’s solution to be desired for comparing FSL solution with competitor’s one.” Dustin Kim, deputy general manager, STC Korea.


ARM designs the technology that is at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes RISC microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company's broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies.



iWave Systems Technologies focuses on Product Engineering Services involving Embedded Hardware, FPGA and Software.

iWave has been an innovator in developing highly integrated, high performance, low power, low cost SOM(System-On-Module) and Development Platforms around different Freescale processors like i.MX6x,i.MX53,i.MX50,i.MX51,i.MX27 & MPC8640 for various applications in Industrial, Automotive and Medical Domains. Through these platforms, iWave customers are benefited with the best solution in the shortest possible time & at the most optimized design cost.

Our services portfolio comprises Turnkey Design, Test and Prototype (NPI) & ODM and Onsite resourcing support. Our solution offerings cover Customization, Licensing and ODM.



Lauterbach is the world's market leader for hardware assisted development tools for high-end microprocessor and microcontroller systems. Our engineering team has more than 30 years of experience in making world class debuggers and emulators. Our product line TRACE32 supports technologies like JTAG, BDM, NEXUS or ETM with embedded debuggers, SW and HW trace and logic analyzer systems for over 3500 cores and CPUs within 250 families like ARM9, ARM11, CORTEX, PowerPC, MIPS, TriCore, and many more.


Garz and Fricke

Since 1992, Garz & Fricke GmbH develops and produces intelligent embedded systems. Our products stand for quality and progressive technology - made in Germany. The business activities of the 86 engineers, computing specialists and technicians incorporate the development and the production of hard- and software.With this profile, Garz & Fricke GmbH is the perfect OEM supplier for - but not limited to - industrial controllers, metering and labs electronics, intelligent displays for automotive and naval designs as well as vending machine technology.

Our product portfolio contains application ready products such as intelligent touch panel computers as human machine interface and/or controll applications. We provide the full service from product set-up to mass production, including prototyping, hardware and software development. Our own THT and SMT production lines enable us to adjust all related processes to each other. Garz & Fricke GmbH focuses on compact and complete touch panel series for the integration into professional devices or as standalone panel for the visualization and communication in industrial and home networks.

All systems are offered in various versions, so we are pretty sure that you will find what you are looking for. For all our products we offer full service for Windows Embedded CE: ROM image development, driver packages, BSPs, complete Starter Kits and engineering support. Linux support is also available. Please do not hesitate to contact us and to let us know, how we may assist you


ENEA Software

Enea is a global software and services company focused on solutions for communication-driven products. We have more than 40 years of experience in developing software solutions with extreme demands on high-availability and performance.

Telecom companies turn to Enea for global communications infrastructure. Our experience in this field assures our customers of innovative and reliable solutions. Furthermore, our solutions are consistent with a majority of communicating systems. This means that you also find our customers in associated segments such as medical technology, aerospace and automotive.

Each day, five millions calls depend on our technology. The great number of phones that use embedded operating systems from Enea has made us the world's third-largest player in the global market of realtime operating systems.

Our consultancy business offers expertise in complex areas such as embedded systems, testing and wireless communications. Enea's experts are world leading in their fields.


Emerson Network Power

The Embedded Computing business of Emerson Network Power enables original equipment manufacturers and systems integrators to develop better products quickly, cost effectively and with less risk. Emerson is a recognized leading provider of embedded computing solutions ranging from application-ready platforms, embedded computers, enclosures, motherboards, blades and modules to enabling software and professional services.

Manufacturers of equipment for telecommunications, defense, aerospace, medical, industrial and automation markets can trust Emerson's proven track record of business stability and technology innovation.

Emerson's engineering and technical support is backed by world-class manufacturing that can significantly reduce time-to-market and help OEMs gain a clear competitive edge. And, as part of Emerson, the Embedded Computing business has strong financial credentials.

Let Emerson help your business improve time-to-market and shift development efforts to the deployment of new, value-add features and services that build market share. With Emerson behind you, anything is possible.


Mentor Embedded

Mentor Embedded, a division of Mentor Graphics, offers comprehensive embedded development solutions to meet your product goals, including integrated embedded software & tools with advanced technology backed by industry partnerships to support requirements for advanced systems, multicore performance, power management & 2d/3d user interfaces. Mentor services provide consulting for development setup through complete product creation & optimization delivered by leading open source experts in Linux & Android. Mentor Embedded provides comprehensive embedded solutions covering a full range of operating systems, tools, & services, to support customer product requirements. Products include the most deployed RTOS, Nucleus, which provides comprehensive solutions for easy and reliable embedded system development, complete tools suite, CodeSourcery, Mentor Embedded Probes, & Inflexion UI.

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Linear Technology

Linear Technology Corporation designs, manufactures and markets a broad line of standard high performance integrated circuits. Applications include telecommunications, cellular telephones, networking products, notebook and desktop computers, video/multimedia, industrial instrumentation, automotive electronics, factory automation, process control, and military and space systems. Principal product categories include amplifiers, battery management, data converters, high frequency, interface, voltage regulators and voltage references

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Arrow Electronics

Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, with 2011 sales of $21.4 billion. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 390 locations in 53 countries.

A Fortune 200 company with 15,700 employees worldwide, Arrow brings technology solutions to a breadth of markets, including telecommunications, information systems, transportation, medical, industrial and consumer electronics.

Arrow provides specialized services and expertise across the product lifecycle. Arrow does this by connecting customers to the right technology at the right place at the right time and at the right price.

Arrow provides extraordinary value to customers and suppliers - the best technology companies in the world - and connects them through the company's industry-leading services.


Avnet Electronics Marketing

Avnet Electronics Marketing is one of the world's largest technology, marketing, distribution and services companies, offering leading design chain services combined with world-class supply chain services in support of the electronics industry. Avnet serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded solutions from leading manufacturers.

Avnet provides ground-breaking technical education programs such as SpeedWay Design Workshops™ and On-Ramp Technical Sessions™ that eliminate the lengthy learning curve on new products and technologies. Avnet also manufactures and supports a wide variety of hardware evaluation, development and reference design kits, which allow users to experiment, benchmark, prototype, test, and deploy complete designs for field trial. Coupled with a passion for innovation and customer service, Avnet's differentiated product options and services assure customers and suppliers that they have chosen the right partner to accelerate their success.


Wind River

Wind River, A global leader in embedded and mobile software, is the foundation for innovation visionary companies rely on to bring differentiated leading-edge products to market. Complete vertical platforms built on our market-leading real-time operating system and commercial open source solutions enable our customers to fully exploit their unique advantages. Deep partnerships with key hardware suppliers and ISVs, and a storied history for reliably delivering robust and dependable technologies, development environments, and services provide the comfort we'll be there to support the entire product life cycle. Companies around the world trust Wind River as the foundation for their innovation.


Green Hills Software

Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software is the largest independent vendor of embedded development solutions. In 2008, the Green Hills INTEGRITY-178B RTOS was the first and only operating system to be certified by NIAP (National Information Assurance Partnership comprised of NSA & NIST) to EAL6+, High Robustness, the highest level of security ever achieved for any software product. Our open architecture integrated development solutions address deeply embedded, absolute security and high-reliability applications for the military/avionics, medical, industrial, automotive, networking, consumer and other markets that demand industry-certified solutions. Green Hills Software is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, with European headquarters in the United Kingdom.

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IAR Systems®, founded in 1983, is one of the world's leading providers of software for programming of MCUs in embedded systems. The company's development tools are used by more than 40,000 companies to program microcontrollers that control products in the areas of industrial automation, medical devices, consumer electronics, automotive products, etc. Many global manufacturing companies have chosen to standardize their development of embedded systems on IAR Systems' technology. By standardizing on IAR Systems' toolchain, customers are able to improve efficiency and time to market for new products.


UBM Electronics

UBM Electronics creates meaningful interactions with the 2.25 million electronics influencers and decision-makers we reach. We're not just a media company; we make the electronics industry smarter, faster.

Our audience is comprised of the executives and engineers worldwide who design, develop, and commercialize technology. We provide them with the essential elements–the news and analysis, design and technology, product data, education, and engineering life services–they need to succeed.

Get to know us. Our powerful media brands, online communities, and professional education services will help you engage with the global electronics ecosystem.



With more than 380,000 customers and with deployments across a wide variety of industries in more than 145 countries around the globe, Oracle offers an optimized and fully integrated stack of business hardware and software systems that help organizations overcome complexity and unleash innovation.

Oracle's Java Embedded technologies provide a wide range of solutions for resource-constrained devices to desktop-class systems. Java provides real-time, high-performance capabilities that allow you to securely access resources while protecting your data. Java is the best embedded software platform in industries such as M2M, smart grid, industrial automation, and telehealth. Java's completeness and modularity mean that Java can support nearly any device application requirement yet be sized optimally for that device's unique characteristics. Supported by the world's largest community of developers and deployed in over three billion devices, developing with Java enables the utilization of ubiquitous Java talent to rapidly create and adapt sophisticated solutions.



QNX Software Systems is the leading provider of superior realtime operating system (RTOS) software, development tools, multi-media and HMI middleware and services for embedded design.
For over 30 years we've been serving the complex needs of the embedded market - with millions of installations worldwide - in mission-critical and life- critical environments.
Why choose QNX?
Global leaders such as Cisco, DaimlerChrysler, General Electric, Lockheed Martin, and Siemens depend on QNX technology for network routers, medical instruments, vehicle telematics units, security and defense systems, industrial robotics, and other mission- or life-critical applications.
Build competitive products:
Developers rely on the QNX Neutrino microkernel RTOS to provide a highly reliable, scalable, and high- performance foundation for their embedded products. QNX Momentics development suite provides value added tools to accelerate development and optimize performance.
Accelerate development cycles:
Through our knowledge and experience helping manufacturers get their products to market, we've become a trusted partners to the world's largest embedded systems manufacturers. We've developed a broad range of engineering services to help our customers accelerate every stage of their development cycle, including flexible support programs, professional training, expert consulting, and custom engineering.
Leverage industry-wide partnerships:
The QNX Partner Network comprises hundreds of vendors, all offering software, hardware, or services compatible with QNX technology.



Arrow Asia Pac is one of Asia-Pacific’s leading electronic component distributors. In addition to its regional headquarters in Hong Kong, Arrow Asia Pac operates 54 sales offices, four primary distribution centers and 14 local warehousing facilities in 13 countries/territories across Asia.



Avnet Electronics Marketing is Freescale’s authorized distributor, offering Freescale’s products and solutions for different applications. Being Asia’s leading electronics component distributor, Avnet Electronics Marketing has wide coverage in Asia with offices in 50 locations and regional headquarters in Singapore. Avnet distributes semiconductors, interconnects, passive and electromechanical components to serve a wide range of customers including original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers, and small- to medium-sized businesses, and provides associated design-chain and supply-chain services. Avnet operates five logistic centers to provide efficient door-to-door logistics service. Avnet has a specialized team “Avnet Design Services (ADS)” to provide customers with design support throughout the product life cycle. Avnet can deliver “reference and turnkey system solutions" through seven Avnet Design Centers and third-party design partners (IDHs) in Asia, enabling customers to design with ready solutions for applications of different market segments such as industrial, automotive, multi-media, consumer electronics and LED, etc.



Adeneo Embedded provides operating system and software integration expertise on Freescale ARM MCUs and MPUs such as i.MX and Vybrid processor families. Combining reference BSPs for Linux, Windows CE, Android, QNX, with complete offer of services including training, support and development services, Adeneo Embeddded helps OEMS bring their ARM-based design to market quickly and successfully. With Engineering teams located in Europe and North America, Adeneo Embeddded is able to support customers locally on BSP adaptation, custom driver development, system performance optimization as well as advanced graphical and multimedia application design.



Micron Technology is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced semiconductor solutions. Through our worldwide operations, we manufacture and market a full range of DRAM components and modules, NAND and NOR Flash memory, as well as other innovative memory technologies, packaging solutions, and semiconductor systems. Our application-driven solutions are used in leading-edge computing, consumer, networking, embedded, automotive, industrial, and mobile products. We’re an innovator and industry leader, developing groundbreaking technologies that transform what’s possible. We’re also a partner with other manufacturers and enablers, making it easier for our customers to gain competitive advantages in their markets.



QUANTUM Technology Transfer Corp. is a private capital company existing since April 1978. For a many years the company was known as design & manufacturing house of highly specialized electronic devices made for customers' orders



i.Mx SODIMM CPU modules and Custom electronic solutions



Digi provides wireless solutions for vertical M2M applications, including purpose-built products for medical devices and energy applications. Our low-cost development kits make it easy to get to market quickly. Full support is provided for Android, Linux and Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact. The iDigi® Device Cloud™ provides remote monitoring and control from anywhere in the world and the new iDigi® Connector™ provides built-in cloud connectivity for Freescale microprocessors and microcontrollers. Products include System-on-Modules (SOMs) for Freescale i.MX28 and i.MX53 microprocessors with integrated 802.11abgn wireless. With application and wireless design services, Digi is a true end-to-end wireless solutions expert.



e2v is a worldwide leader in assembly, screening and testing of complex integrated circuits dedicated to serve Hi-Rel applications such as avionics, defence and space. In partnership with Freescale Semiconductors and other semiconductor partners, e2v is offering a wide range of digital products including Extended-Reliability Power Architecture™ processors, magneto-resistive RAM (MRAM) and system interconnect chips. e2v is also supporting a range of extremely high-performance Analog-toDigital and Digital-to-Analog Broadband Data Converters. e2v is committed to guaranteeing long-term availability of these products through wafer storage and foundry transfer.



SYSGO provides OS products and software services for the real-time and embedded market. A differentiating capability is the SSV (Safe and Secure Virtualization) platform PikeOS, a paravirtualization RTOS that is built upon a small, fast, and certified microkernel. It supports the co-existence of independent OS personalities on a single platform, including ELinOS, SYSGO’s embedded Linux distribution. PikeOS is certifiable to safety standards like DO-178B/C, IEC 61508, EN 50128, IEC 62304 or ISO 26262, is MILS compliant, and is currently involved in security CC EAL certification projects. SYSGO supports international customers with services for embedded Linux, real-time capabilities and certification for safety-critical applications. Markets include Aerospace & Defense, Industrial, Automotive, Railway, Medical, Smart Energy, and Security. SYSGO, majority-owned by Thales SA, has facilities in Germany, France, The Czech Republic, UK and North America, and offers a global distribution and support network, including Europe and the Pacific Rim.



As an electronics service provider (E²MS supplier and CEM) TQ offers the complete range of services from development, through production and service right up to product life cycle management. The services cover assemblies, equipment and systems including hardware, software and mechanics. Customers can obtain all services from TQ on a modular basis as individual services and also as a complete package according to their individual requirements. Standard products such as finished microcontroller modules (minimodules) complete the range of services.

Through the combination of electronics services and finished system components, TQ offers customer-specific products as ODM products and thereby addresses customers who would like to receive finished products and at the same time benefit from the advantages of a customer-specific solution. ODM products are provided on time and economically using a comprehensive solution kit. The kit includes finished electronic, mechanical and software components including certification and licenses.



Synopsys serves users of automotive MCUs with solutions accelerating the development, integration and test of software and devices, increasing their quality and reducing development costs. Virtual Development Kits (VDKs) leverage the power of virtual prototypes to enable the earliest possible start to development, higher developer productivity and increased coverage testing. VDKs are used today by leading companies developing consumer, mobile, networking and automotive electronic products. Synopsys is a world leader in electronic design automation (EDA), supplying the global electronics market with the software, intellectual property (IP), prototyping and services used in semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing.


Green Hills

Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software is the largest independent vendor of embedded development solutions. In 2008, the Green Hills INTEGRITY-178B RTOS was the first and only operating system to be certified by NIAP (National Information Assurance Partnership comprised of NSA & NIST) to EAL6+, High Robustness, the highest level of security ever achieved for any software product. Our open architecture integrated development solutions address deeply embedded, absolute security and high-reliability applications for the military/avionics, medical, industrial, automotive, networking, consumer and other markets that demand industry-certified solutions. Green Hills Software is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, with European headquarters in the United Kingdom.

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EBV Elektronik

EBV Elektronik, an Avnet Company, was founded in 1969 and is one of the leading specialists in European semiconductor distribution. EBV maintains its successful strategy of personal commitment to customers and excellent services. 230 Technical Sales Specialists provide a strong focus on a selected group of long-term manufacturing partners. 110 continuously trained Application Specialists offer extensive application know-how and design expertise.

Warehouse operations, complete logistics solutions and value-added services such as programming, taping & reeling and laser marking are fulfilled by Avnet Logistics, EBV’s logistical backbone and Europe’s largest service centre. EBV operates from 61 offices in 28 countries throughout Europe as well as in Dubai, Israel and South Africa.

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Richardson RFPD

Richardson RFPD, Inc is a specialized electronic component distributor providing design engineers with technical expertise and global design support for the latest new products from the world’s leading suppliers of RF, Wireless and Energy technologies.



Variscite is a leading manufacturer of a variety of System-On-Modules. Variscite's SOMs are ideal for low power, high performance and cost sensitive products. Variscite's SOMs support Windows CE and Embedded Linux and are ready to be integrated into any embedded solution.

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