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Wind River Simics embedded sim platform gets easier and faster

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Wind River has released a major update to its Wind River Simics simulation and testing platform for Wind River Linux. The new Simics offers ease of use and performance enhancements, including 20 percent faster simulation times.

One reason some embedded vendors pony up the big bucks for the Yocto-based Wind River Linux rather than developing from scratch using Yocto or tapping a generic Linux distro such as Ubuntu is Wind River’s extensive array of professionals services and development platforms. One of these value-added platforms is Wind River Simics, a mature simulation and testing platform that was recently integrated with Wind River Helix Virtualization Platform, a cloud-managed edge computing umbrella platform for both Wind River Linux and Wind River VxWorks.

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