Here's a press release making the rounds, concerning OS-9 v4.5 for
NUREMBURG, Germany, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today at
World, RadiSys Corp. (Nasdaq: RSYS) announced the latest OS-9 PowerPC
the first Real-Time Operating System (RTOS) solution to specifically
the needs of designers needing higher performance and lower power
from their PowerPC-based embedded designs.
The OS-9 PowerPC release is highly optimized for PowerPC
enabling extremely fast event creation while reducing CPU power
up to 70 percent. Memory Management Unit (MMU) usage is also optimized
minimize Translation Lookaside Buffer (TLB) overhead while ensuring
against application faults.
"I'm excited about the 4.5 release of Microware OS-9 for the
said Allan Batteiger, President of Real-Time Services, Inc. "I rely on
because I need an RTOS with accuracy and response times in the tens of
microseconds, which Linux can't provide."
"This most recent Microware OS-9 release reflects our ongoing
to provide embedded software solutions for our customers," said Scott
RadiSys president and CEO. "OS-9 has proven itself in tens of thousands
About RadiSys Microware OS-9
Microware OS-9 is the high-performance, high-reliability RTOS
from RadiSys for embedded real-time applications in automotive,
automation, medical, communications, aerospace and defense. Targeted
the needs of designers who require a small, fast and highly-reliable
Microware OS-9 continues to excel in applications where Linux and
based solutions are too big, too slow and too complex. OS-9 supports
popular 32-bit processors, including PowerPC, MIPS, ARM, Intel
Motorola 68000 and the Hitachi SuperH family. OS-9's modular design
environment enables designers to create easily maintainable solutions
ranked as the #1 RTOS solution by the Canadian Space Agency
( http://www.radisys.com/OS-9Solution.pdf ).
Product Pricing and Availability
Microware OS-9 for PowerPC is available immediately. Microware OS-9
available in volume quantities at OEM discount pricing. For more
or a free evaluation copy, please contact RadiSys at 800-950-0044 or
RadiSys is the leading provider of advanced embedded solutions for
communications networking and commercial systems markets. Through
customer collaboration, and combining innovative technologies and
leading architecture, RadiSys helps OEMs bring better products to
faster and more economically. RadiSys products include embedded boards,
platforms and systems, which are used in today's complex computing,
and network intensive applications.
NOTE: RadiSys and Microware OS-9 are registered trademarks and
Procelerant is a trademark of RadiSys Corporation. All other names
are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of their
For more information, contact RadiSys at firstname.lastname@example.org or
http://www.radisys.com or call 800-950-0044 or 503-615-1100.