The market-leading, Yocto Project Compatible commercial Linux distribution, Wind River® Linux is the industry standard for embedded Linux software. It provides maximum flexibility and control over run time as well as interoperability with the community’s build technology, so you avoid vendor lock-in, lengthy certification processes, and the challenges of a closed ecosystem.
With flexibility and scalability at its core, and advanced security features that support a secure, always-connected world, Wind River Linux is perfectly designed for the Internet of Things (IoT), supporting devices of all sizes, architectures, and industries, and allowing customers to unleash the enormous benefits of extracting value from their data. These advantages, in combination with long term support, best-in-class open source risk mitigation practices, advanced tools, and an unparalleled range of high-quality board support packages (BSPs) across a variety of architectures, create the ultimate starting point for embedded Linux development and innovation, while providing long term peace of mind with support and maintenance for the life of your device.
Wind River Linux includes a user experience that allows customers to kick-start the development of their platforms with available options such as the minimal install for a quicker and more efficient build process. With the Yocto Project 2.0 open source development infrastructure as its core foundation, Wind River Linux uses the latest LTSI Linux kernel as its upstream source to ensure customers have commercially supported access to the newest advancements from the open source community. Wind River Linux also provides expanded hardware support for the latest ARM®, Intel®, MIPS, and PowerPC® architectures, including Intel architecture 64-bit support and ARM v8 architecture, to further address the constantly changing data size requirements for embedded systems.