Apple might have been the highest profile example of that disconnect, but QNX
Software Systems (qnx
.com) says a similar phenomena carries over to the automotive industry in part because app developers and automotive hardware makers are not on the same platform.
According to Reuters, RIM has been counting on the new QNX
operating system to make up ground lost to Apple's iPhone and iPad, and the slew of devices that use Google's Android software.
Photon microGUI is used in a variety of mission-critical embedded systems, including anesthesia monitors, in-car telematics systems, and process control applications.
Leveraging the technology and know-how acquired through the development of these products, we have developed an information management HMI technology that will support the evolution of automobiles together with BlackBerry QNX
and Intel," said Yukihiro Kato, senior executive director, Information and Safety Systems Business Group of DENSO.
Under the agreement a team of QNX
engineers will be constituted with the sole objective of incorporating QNX
a sit of software such as QNX
Neutrino Operating System, Certicom encryption technology, QNX
audio processing software, and QNX
hypervisor (a heads-up display system for windshields) into Ford automobiles.
their smartphone and tablet apps as the BlackBerry and QNX
platforms converge into our next generation BBX
The PlayBook is built on a new operating system developed by QNX
Software Systems, a company that RIM bought a year ago.
Software (www.qnx.com) is a middleware company attempting to bridge between sometimes-disparate OEMs, tier one system integrators, chip makers and popular Web-based apps, such as streaming Internet radio providers like Pandora (www.pandora.com).
"With its support for the QNX
Neutrino RTOS, AMD shows its commitment to suppliers of in-car infotainment systems and provides them with an extensible framework to create reliable, scalable, and high performance products," said Linda Campbell, vice president of product and segment management at QNX
Software Systems Ltd.
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Last year, HP won support from four of the major embedded operating systems companies for Chai: Integrated Systems Inc, Lynx Real-Time Systems Inc, Microware Systems Corp and QNX
Software Systems Ltd - owning between them nearly 50% of the market.
The product is developed using BlackBerry's QNX
Hypervisor for virtualisation and the Intel Atom processor A3900 series.