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microvisor

(MICROhyperVISOR) A very lightweight or highly specialized control program that manages virtualization in a computer or mobile device. See virtual machine, vSentry and mobile virtualization.
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MX6 Quad and the OKL4 Microvisor - to bring consumers unique and differentiating user experiences," noted Steve Subar, vice president and general manager of Secure Mobility for General Dynamics Broadband.
We are pleased that the OKL4 Microvisor now supports our latest family of multimedia application processors," said David Patterson, vice president and general manager of Freescale's Multimedia Applications Division.
The OKL4 Microvisor SDK encompasses a range of capabilities relevant to automotive OEMs, including:
Fine-grained and rigorous access control across cells, with OKL4 Microvisor leveraging processor hardware to enforce security policy, with secure sharing of display, audio, storage, networking and other peripherals
General Dynamics Broadband is releasing a new version of the OKL4 Microvisor SDK optimized to target automotive applications with the Freescale i.
MicroVisor (TM) is a trademark of Open Kernel Labs or its affiliates in the United States.
Our ability to support the Xilinx Zynq-7000 family builds upon the successful use of the OKL4 Microvisor in the aerospace, defense and automotive markets," said Steve Subar, vice president and general manager of Secure Mobility for General Dynamics Broadband.
The OKL4 Microvisor SDK and the Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC are ideal for applications requiring advanced system control together with sophisticated signal processing," commented Larry Getman, vice president of Processing Platforms for Xilinx.
The combination of hardware-enforced bare-metal (Type I) virtualization supported by the OKL4 Microvisor and multi-core ARM Cortex-A9 processors, programmable logic, and other features enables original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to take advantage of the flexible programming model of the Zynq-7000 AP SoC.
The OKL4 Microvisor SDK for Xilinx Zynq-7000 family products enables:
Integration of diverse software stacks on a single processor, each in a distinct secure environment (OKL4 Microvisor "cells"), such as classified and unclassified information separation in high-assurance environments and isolation of safety-critical and consumer software in automotive applications;
OK:Android builds on the strong synergies between the OKL4 microvisor and the Android mobile OS," said Steve Subar, OK Labs CEO.