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** ARM designs ARM architecture processors, and license the technology to companies that actually make the chips, they also make a few reference boards for their own technology named [[ARM RealView]], [[ARM Versatile]] and [[ARM Integrator]]  
 
** ARM designs ARM architecture processors, and license the technology to companies that actually make the chips, they also make a few reference boards for their own technology named [[ARM RealView]], [[ARM Versatile]] and [[ARM Integrator]]  
 
* [http://www.armadeus.com Armadeus]
 
* [http://www.armadeus.com Armadeus]
** affordable ARM boards
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** affordable ARM boards (Freescale i.MX + Xilinx Spartan FPGA)
 
** Armadeus started as a community project  
 
** Armadeus started as a community project  
 
* [http://www.atmel.com Atmel] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atmel Wikipedia entry]
 
* [http://www.atmel.com Atmel] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atmel Wikipedia entry]

Revision as of 09:05, 22 June 2010

This page has a list of the companies or organizations that make processors or boards for embedded products. If you are looking for companies who sell Linux software or Linux-related services, see the Vendors page. If you are looking for companies who sell end-user products based on Linux, see Companies. If you are looking for information about specific development boards, see Category:Development Boards

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  • Bluetechnix makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development
  • Broadcom - makes ARM chips for mobile phone market

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  • Freescale Semiconductor - Wikipedia entry
    • Freescale makes the MX31 ARM11-based processor (and associated development boards), among others.
    • Freescale makes several PPC-based processors (and associated development boards) as well.

G

  • Gumstix sells various very small processor and add-on boards. Especially interesting for robotics related projects.

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  • Hua Heng Tech does custom Blackfin platform designs (software and hardware)
  • HV Sistemas S.L. makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development

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  • NEC - makes ARM chips, used to make lots of MIPS chips

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  • Qualcomm - makes multicore ARM MSM products that support Linux
    • Their Snapdragon platform provides a 1GHz ARM core and advanced DSP.

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  • TechNexion
    • Expandable and fully customizable ARM system modules and interface boards
    • Embedded x86 boards with coreboot and linux core extensions
  • Texas Instruments - Wikipedia entry
    • Texas Instruments makes the MSP430 MCUs, TMS320 C2000/C5000/C6000 DSPs, DaVinci/OMAP ARM+DSP-based processors, and others.