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OTA Update for Embedded Linux Systems

26th May 2021

Operating systems (OS) based on Linux are used in many embedded system architectures. Embedded Linux systems are very popular platforms for development and production of internet connected embedded devices, also referred to as the Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices.

In embedded Linux device development, there are two approaches when it comes to what operating system to run your device on. You e...

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Cyber EO makes timely delivery of cyber resilience a top priority

24th May 2021

Service providers and device manufacturers should, as a best practice, build in and assure the highest safeguards in cybersecurity in their products. This is something that we here at take very seriously and have enshrined in our product design through the Triangle of Trust™ which seeks to ensure that only “the right people, make the right changes to the right edge devices”.

The t...

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Beaglebone vs Raspberry Pi - Choosing the Right SBC

18th May 2021

Both the BeagleBone Black and Raspberry Pi family of boards provide solid, affordable single board computer options for your embedded systems project. If you want to add robust and secure OTA system updates to your devices then will support both.

Which board to select for your project?

Which board you select may boil down to a few factors such as your level of reliance on community...

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Raspberry Pi 5 - What to Expect and When

12th May 2021

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B is here now and we can show you how to perform over-the-air software updates for Raspberry Pi 4 Model B with Yocto Dunfel, Zeus and Warrior releases. If you still want a sneak preview of Raspberry Pi 5, please read on...

Raspberry Pi 5. Will it even be called that? What could the next generation Raspberry Pi SBC bring? We round up the most intelligent preview points.

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IoT Device Security: Why are Best-of-Breed OTA software update systems required?

11th May 2021

Many organisations suffer from having fragile and insecure homegrown solutions for software updating of IoT devices. A best-of-breed OTA software update solution from a professional system management vendor is the only alternative for a robust and secure IoT device fleet and a properly protected corporate network.

Where USB sticks are used to update the devices manually, additional cost and bur...

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