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Wind River to Showcase VxWorks Running on Freescale T4240 at Freescale Technology Forum 2012


  • Wind River a Global Diamond sponsor of annual event.
  • Presentations will focus on security, virtualization, and multi-core technology.
  • Company demonstrates technology leadership with demos of its comprehensive portfolio of products, from software solutions for Android testing to smart grid applications and intelligent, connected devices.

ALAMEDA, Calif. – June 13, 2012 – Wind River®, a world leader in embedded and mobile software, will be a top-level Global Diamond sponsor of the Freescale® Technology Forum (FTF) Americas 2012. As a long-standing Freescale partner, Wind River will have a significant presence at the event which will take place June 18-21 in San Antonio, Texas. FTF provides attendees the opportunity to learn about the latest innovations in embedded design, engage with industry experts and attend in-depth technical sessions across a wide range of technologies.

Wind River’s participation will include technical sessions focused on embedded security, panel discussions on multi-core technology and virtualization, and a number of demonstrations that highlight the collaboration between Freescale and Wind River. These demonstrations will include Wind River’s VxWorks® real-time operating system running on a simulated model of the Freescale T4240 via Wind River Simics, a full system simulator, in advance of hardware availability.

Wind River will lead the following security presentations:

  • Improving Security in Embedded Systems: June 19th at 4 p.m.
  • Safe and Secure Partitioning Platforms Using Freescale Technology: June 19th at 4 p.m.
  • Hardened Android for Secure Mobile Communications: June 20th at 2 p.m.

Additionally, the company will join the following panel discussions:

  • Using Software Platforms to Take Advantage of the Multi-core Trend for ARM® and Power Architecture® Technologies: June 18th at 1 p.m.
  • Speed Time to Market with Virtualization: June 18th at 3:15 p.m.

Wind River will also be demonstrating its comprehensive portfolio of software solutions for Freescale processors as part of the Technology Lab at booths 1420-1425 including:

  • Full System Simulation with Wind River Simics
  • Powering Intelligent, Connected Health Devices with i.MX Processors
  • Wind River Android Solutions
  • Wind River Linux for Smart Grid Applications Using Freescale Platforms
  • Wind River Development Tools for Freescale QorIQ, i.MX, and Automotive Microcontrollers
  • Wind River Qt Support on i.MX Processors

For more information on Wind River’s activities at FTF, visit:

About Wind River
Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), is a world leader in embedded and mobile software. Wind River has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981 and its technology is found in more than 1 billion products. Wind River is headquartered in Alameda, Calif., with offices in more than 20 countries. To learn more, visit Wind River at or on Facebook.

Contact Information
Jessica Miller
Director, Global Communications