TITLE

Real-time performance cuts out RTOS from network equipment

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, Steve
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Electronics Weekly;11/14/2007, Issue 2312, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that MontaVista Software Inc. has removed the need for a real-time operating system in network equipment with the introduction of Linux Carrier Grade Edition 5.0. Real-time features include: high resolution nanosecond timers, fast mutual exclusion objects (mutexes) to allow resource sharing, threaded soft and hard IRQ handlers, and application-level priority inheritance and queuing.
ACCESSION #
27739211

 

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