Make versus buy? Freescale's ecosystem of partners provide a broad range of solutions that may ease the "make versus buy" decision, accelerate time to market and help make the most of scarce engineering resources.
By leveraging the strengths of i.MX development partners, Freescale is able to expand the i.MX product offering to include more development tool options as well as segment specific reference designs and readily available, industrial qualified embedded board solutions.
i.MX development partners provide:
- Form factors for key vertical segments: Smart Devices, Industrial, Automotive, Factory Automation and Human Machine Interface (HMI).
- Ease of access to i.MX products through embedded board vendors and distribution channels.
- Solutions enabled with OS and software applications, including Linux, Android, Windows Compact Embedded, RTOSs, etc.