Altera Corp

Altera Corporation, now part of Intel, is at the forefront of technology innovation, providing customers programmable solutions for leading-edge electronic systems that are shaping our modern world. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, Altera has been supplying the industry with access to the latest programmable logic, process technologies, IP cores, and development tools for more than 30 years. Altera was founded in 1983 and employs more than 3,000 people in over 20 countries.

Altera's innovative mindset, combined with technology leadership and operational excellence, enable today's largest technology and system companies to rapidly and cost effectively innovate, differentiate and win in their markets. The company's FPGAs, SoCs with embedded processor systems, CPLDs, ASICs, and complementary technologies, such as power solutions, are preferred by more than 12,000 customers worldwide in a variety of end-markets, including communications, networking, cloud computing and storage, industrial, automotive, and defense.

Wind River's industry-leading operating systems and development tools support Altera's multi-core ARM™ processor-based SoC platforms

By leveraging Wind River's embedded operating systems (VxWorks® real-time operating system and Wind River Linux) and Wind River Workbench development tools, software architects and developers can realize the full potential of Altera's multicore ARM-based SoC devices and design high-performance multi-core real-time systems. Wind River embedded operating systems and development tools are designed to support multi-core processor architectures and SMP (Symmetric Multi-Processing) with real-time optimizations. This includes Wind River Hypervisor virtualization technology that enables Linux and VxWorks to run simultaneously in an Asymmetric Multiprocessing (AMP) mode. All are now available on the Altera Cyclone® V SoC, Arria® V SoC, Arria® 10 SoC and Stratix® 10 SoC.

Company Info

Altera Corp
101 Innovation Dr, San Jose, CA, United States, 95134-1941
(408) 544-7000

Partner type

Aerospace & Defense

Partner Tier

Products Supported
Wind River Linux
Wind River Pulsar Linux
Wind River Helix Drive