Barr Group Announces 2014 Embedded Systems "Boot Camp" Training Courses

Embedded Security, Android, and Software Technologies Are Focus

Jan 30, 2014, 09:00 ET from Barr Group

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barr Group today announced its training calendar for 2014, including three comprehensive "Boot Camp" courses designed to immerse attendees in important aspects of embedded systems development. The popular "Embedded Software Boot Camp" will be offered in Palo Alto, CA on April 28May 2 for those individuals seeking to quickly increase their embedded software development know-how.

Capitalizing on the growing trend of utilizing the Android operating system on embedded devices, the "Embedded Android Boot Camp" will be offered May 5-9 (Hanover, MD). Students will build Android software systems during the course, and will learn how to effectively utilize Android on a variety of systems, from medical to industrial and military devices.

The "Embedded Security Boot Camp" will be offered May 19-23 (Palo Alto, CA) and will provide an intense set of lectures and lab exercises designed to improve students' abilities in creating secure embedded devices. Students will learn how to deal with the increasing software and hardware security threats prevalent in embedded devices.

"Our Spring 2014 training calendar focuses on areas of major importance to developers of new embedded devices," said Michael Barr, CTO of Barr Group. "Our Software, Android, and Security Boot Camp courses are designed to rapidly increase embedded systems engineers' design proficiency."

All Barr Group courses are available for early registration at $2999 each. Registration information is available at

About Barr Group

Founded in 2012 and based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, Barr Group ( provides design, consulting, expert witness, and educational services to the embedded systems market. The company's engineering leaders are internationally-known experts in the creation and evaluation of secure and reliable embedded systems, intellectual property, and educational content.

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