real-time operating system

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Real-Time Operating System

(operating system)
(RTOS) Any operating system where interrupts are guaranteed to be handled within a certain specified maximum time, thereby making it suitable for control of hardware in embedded systems and other time-critical applications. RTOS is not a specific product but a class of operating systems.

real-time operating system

A master control program that provides immediate responses to input signals and transactions. See real-time system, embedded system, embedded Linux, process control and OS-9.
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These embedded processors are delivering realtime data and executing realtime operating system RTOS.
0m is for licences for the middleware platform dSPEED, the realtime operating system OSEck for digital signal processors and the inter processor communication tool Linx.
6 October 2010 - Swedish software provider Enea AB (STO: ENEA) said today it will supply its realtime operating system Enea OSE Multicore edition and the development tool Optima to an European medical equipment provider, in a deal, worth EUR520,000 (USD720,000).
6 October 2010 - Swedish software provider Enea AB (STO: ENEA) said today that it will supply its realtime operating system Enea OSE Multicore edition and the development tool Optima to an European medical equipment provider, in a deal, worth EUR520,000.
Designers of multi-layer and Gigabit Ethernet-enabled enterprise switches can now take advantage of the carrier-grade reliability and massive scalability of the QNX Neutrino realtime operating system (RTOS).
Marketing, engineering and sales company EPSON EUROPE ELECTRONICS will deliver its new Cardsystem-PCI board pre-installed with the realtime operating system v6.
We're bringing added value to the development of future versions of the OSE realtime operating system," commented Enea's CEO Ola Berglund.
With Enea Linux and our innovative value-added technologies we have a powerful solution for addressing the Linux and realtime operating system challenges that customers building the next generation networking infrastructure are faced with", says Anders Lidbeck, President and CEO of Enea.
According to Enea Data the deal is part of its strategy to concentrate the development of the realtime operating system OSE to Sweden.
The kit is available in limited quantities and includes QNX's realtime operating system and Internet technology suite, development tools, demo applications with source code and evaluation licenses.
0 MSEK is related to licenses for the middleware platform dSPEED, the realtime operating system OSEck for digital signal processors and the inter processor communication tool Linx.
Enea support will focus on its award-winning Enea OSE[R] Multicore Edition Realtime Operating System (RTOS) (www.

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