MontaVista Linux Consumer Electronics Edition 3.0: A Revolutionary Step Towards Linux-Powered Next-Generation Digital Consumer Products

MontaVista Software Inc., a company powering the embedded revolution, has announced MontaVista Linux Consumer Electronics Edition 3.0, the first quality Linux operating system and cross-development environment specifically designed for consumer electronics applications such as mobile phones, digital televisions, set-top boxes and automotive telematics. The product enhances Linux with dynamic power management, rich consumer-focused networking support and consumer-grade reliability. It is tailored to the demands of highly constrained mobile devices, which require low power consumption, restricted memory size and short boot and resume times. MontaVista Linux Consumer Electronics Edition (CEE) forms the foundation of solution stacks from software partners in key mobile, home and automotive vertical markets. The product is supported by a vast matrix of best-in-class application packages for consumer markets.