PLS Programmierbare Logik & Systeme GmbH, based in Lauta (Germany), is the manufacturer of the debugger, trace and test framework Universal Debug Engine® (UDE®). Thanks to its innovative tools for embedded software development, PLS has developed into one of the technology leaders in this area since its foundation in 1990. The modular and flexible software architecture of UDE offers development engineers an optimal environment for error diagnostics, test as well as system-level analysis for multi-core systems and deeply embedded SoCs. UDE provides support for important architectures, such as AURIX, TriCore, PowerArchitecture, S32, Cortex-R/A/M, ARM7/9/11, Renesas RH850 and SH-2A, XC2000/XE166, as well as for simulation platforms from different vendors. The devices UAD2/UAD3+ of the Universal Access Device (UAD) product family complete UDE’s full featured debug solution with a robust and efficient target access.
Close cooperation with semiconductor vendors ensures an in time availability and high quality of the tools. Partnerships with a lot of other tool manufacturers lead into a high interoperability of PLS’s products.
PLS has a distribution network which operates in Europe, the United States as well as in Asia. Customers, working in development projects for automotive electronics, industrial automation as well as in the field of embedded devices in general, appreciate PLS’s reliable and easy to use tools and especially the extensive support.