Informatics A high speed LAN hardware standard for communicating among PCs, which can link up to 1024 nodes in a bus network. See Local area network, Packet swltching. Cf Fiber distributed data interface.
This open source device networking platform will offer OEMs of intelligent, networked devices a significantly advanced version of uClinux running on the NET+ARM chip and will offer OEM design engineers improved memory usage, reliability, and functionality.
This is a tremendous opportunity to work with NetSilicon to offer our mutual customers choice and support in the creation of intelligent, networked devices in a rapidly growing market," said Bryan Sparks, CEO, Lineo, Inc.
As the number of networked devices skyrockets, deploying a common security solution for greater ease of management will become a priority for administrators," said Ben Gibson, director of Mobility Solutions at Cisco.
This is a very significant development for the future of the connected entertainment experience, as Sigma Designs is one of the industry's most significant providers of IC products for networked devices.
The NS9750, with its high degree of performance and integration, will enable device manufacturers to easily include both their application and device networking using this single processor, thereby reducing the overall cost of their networked devices.
NetSilicon integrates the high performance NET+ARM 32-bit microprocessor with NetSilicon's NET+Works advance networking software, including development tools, real-time operating system and connectivity software to accelerate customer development of intelligent, networked devices.