Learn Rapid Embedded Product Development With Actel's ARM-Based SmartFusion and Micrium uC/OS-III

Jun 02, 2010, 08:00 ET from Actel Corporation

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Join Actel Corporation (Nasdaq: ACTL) and Micrium for a webinar and learn how to use Actel's SmartFusion™ device to develop applications with a real-time kernel. SmartFusion is the industry's only mixed signal FPGA that integrates a hard ARM® Cortex™-M3, FPGA and programmable analog in a single device. Hosted by the EETimes group, the webinar, which describes real-time kernels from generic terms to the specifics involved with SmartFusion ARM Cortex-M3 architecture, will highlight Micrium's recently released uC/OS-III™ as a reference and is presented by one of Micrium's software experts, Matt Gordon, in conjunction with Actel's design solutions manager, Wendy Lockhart.

Date:  Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Time:  2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT / 18:00 GMT

Register at: https://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=registration.jsp&eventid=211581&sessionid=1

Attend this webinar to learn:

Actel's SmartFusion device and design flow will be covered in addition to Micrium's uC/OS-III, which is the successor to the company's popular uC/OS-II™ real-time kernel. Features of uC/OS-III that will be touched on in class include the following:

  • Preemptive multitasking with round-robin scheduling of tasks at the same priority
  • Adapting a real-time kernel to ARM's Cortex-M3 architecture
  • Using an unlimited number of tasks and other kernel objects
  • Semaphores
  • Mutual exclusion semaphores with full priority inheritance
  • Event flags
  • Message queues
  • Timers
  • Fixed-size memory block management

The cost of the class is $99, which includes the webinar and the SmartFusion Evaluation Kit (A2F-EVAL-KIT), which you will receive from EE Times Group within 10 days of registering.

About Actel

Actel is the leader in low power FPGAs and mixed signal FPGAs, offering the most comprehensive portfolio of system and power management solutions. Power Matters. Learn more at www.actel.com.

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