Rail and Transit Communications
Trak Com and Arcturus have formed an alliance to deliver next generation IP based media solutions for mass transit and rail communications. The alliance leverages Trak Com’s leadership in communications infrastructure along with Arcturus’ extensive portfolio of standards based IP media middleware and hardware solutions. Together the collaboration will develop system-level packet based solutions for radio, way-side and vehicle radio communications.
Trak Com Wireless Inc. is a leader in design, implementation and maintenance of radio-based voice and data communication systems for large railway and transit networks. Trak Com has delivered communications systems to large rail customers in North America, as well as rail transit systems for Toronto (TTC), Montreal, Vancouver (SkyTrain, Canada Line), New York (JFK Airport), Detroit (PeopleMover), Malaysia, and Korea.
WLAN and Wireless Solutions
Redpine and Arcturus have collaborated to deliver wireless connectivity to Arcturus middleware by integrating support for Redpine’s innovative RS9110-02 802.11b/g/n WLAN module. Redpine WLAN evaluation boards are included as part of the uC53017 development kit, expanding the application of voice and media systems to mobile devices.
Redpine Signals Inc. is a wireless systems company with unique chipset and system level products for wireless networks and Smart Energy Solutions. Founded in 2001, Redpine has created advanced wireless technology that has gone into the creation of ultra low power and high performance products for the next generation wireless applications.
32-Bit Embedded Processors and General Purpose DSPs (Blackfin)
Arcturus is a member of the Analog Devices 3rd Party Network and supports the Blackfin family of general purpose DSP processors. Arcturus has co-developed product with Analog Devices including the uCBF54x Embedded Media Module and Kit.
Analog Devices Inc.Innovation, performance, and excellence are the cultural pillars on which Analog Devices has built one of the longest standing, highest growth companies within the technology sector. Acknowledged industry-wide as the world leader in data conversion and signal conditioning technology, Analog Devices serves over 60,000 customers, representing virtually all types of electronic equipment.
32-Bit Embedded Microprocessors, ColdFire
Arcturus is a member of the Freescale Design Alliance Program and has developed a family of small form factor microprocessor modules based on the ColdFire architecture. Arcturus has worked with Freescale on numerous projects including a industry collaboration that revolutionized access to software components for digital voice systems by bundling Arcturus middleware with unique silicon parts. Arcturus and Freescale have jointly developed the uC53281 and uC53017 Embedded Voice Kits and modules. Arcturus has deployed hundreds of thousands of Freescale parts.
About Freescale’s Design Alliance Program
Freescale’s Design Alliance program is a worldwide network of qualified third-party developers and tools vendors working with Freescale Semiconductor.
32-Bit Embedded Network Processors (ARM9)
Arcturus supports Micrel’s KS8695 family of advanced network processors and provides basic MIBflex device management tools as a core components of Micrel’s KS8695 BSPs. Arcturus MIBflex BSPs ship with Micrel’s reference platforms. Additional value add solutions are available to extend functionality.
Micrel Inc., is a leading manufacturer of advanced, high performance communications, clock management, Ethernet switch and physical layer transceiver, mixed signal, analog and power ICs. These products include devices for fiber-optic telecommunications and networking, cellular telephones, servers, portable computer systems, computer peripherals, process control systems, consumer electronics and power supplies.
32-Bit Embedded Network Processor (ARM7, ARM9)
Arcturus works closely with Samsung Electronics to develop Residential Gateway solutions for Samsung’s ARM family of 32-bit RISC microcontrollers. Working directly with the factory, Arcturus ensures robust, highly integrated software and hardware reference solutions for Samsung’s OEM and ODM customers.
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, and digital convergence technology. Samsung Electronics employs approximately 64,000 people in 89 offices in 47 countries. Samsung Electronics is the world’s largest producer of memory chips, Smart Card Chips, Display Driver ICs, TFT-LCDs, CDMA mobile phones, monitors and VCRs.
32-Bit Embedded Network Processor (ARM7)
Arcturus Networks Inc. is proud to be an Atmel partner for the supply of uClinux and uClinux products for the Atmel AT91 family. Arcturus provides third party AT91 integrated development platforms, hardware, tools and software support including the Arcturus Embedded Firmware Suites for the Atmel AT91 family of ARM-based microcontrollers.
Atmel Corporation, founded in 1984, is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of advanced semiconductors, including advanced logic, nonvolatile memory, mixed signal and RF integrated circuits.
32-Bit Embedded Network Processor (ARM9)
Arcturus Networks Inc. provides uClinux embedded operating system and residential gateway firmware suites for the Conexant family of ARM based home network processors. Arcturus is pleased to have provided Conexant with uClinux 2.4 for the CX82100 home network processor.
Conexant Systems Inc., is a worldwide leader in semiconductor system solutions which facilitate communications worldwide through wireline voice, video and data networks services and emerging cable, satellite, and fixed wireless broadband communications networks.
SDCS specializes in the training and support needs for developers using Open Source components. Providing a series of Public and Custom on-site “quick start” classes designed to introduce you programming and developing systems with Embedded and Real Time Linux. With over twenty five years experience of developing sophisticated Embedded Real Time Control systems and over three years experience of teaching worldwide, SDCS brings considerable value, experience and expertise to the classroom.
USB, USBOTG and High Speed USB Solutions
Arcturus Networks Inc. and Belcarra Technologies Corp. have partnered to provide semiconductor customers complete solutions including uClinux embedded operating system and residential gateway/CPE firmware suites that feature Belcarra’s industry leading USB software solutions.
Belcarra Technologies Corp., Belcarra’s USB, USBOTG and High Speed solutions are standards-based drivers with supporting infrastructure designed to significantly enhance an OEM’s end product, reduce development risks and control time to market. The supporting infrastructure enables a convenient and cost effective use of USB as a secure and primary connection between smart devices and a host computer.