Jaluna Supports ARM920T Microprocessor with System Software Solutions

10/17/2003 - Jaluna SA, announced support for the ARM920TTM microprocessor core with all Jaluna's system software solutions, including Jaluna-1 RTOS and the three Linux based products that compose the Jaluna-2 family. Jaluna also plans to support additional ARM® cores in the future.

With the immediate availability of Jaluna-1 RTOS and Jaluna-2/EL products for the ARM920T processor, Jaluna is a unique supplier of both RTOS and Linux based system software. Jaluna products are priced to appeal to producers of high volume devices and equipment, such as found in the car, at home or in the enterprise.

"The commodities market is moving toward cost effective ARM core-based SoC designs. Many companies want to benefit from Linux ubiquity and leverage their existing assets built around real-time operating systems," said Michel Gien, Jaluna CEO. "The need for a dependable supplier meeting these needs has never been greater. At Jaluna, we are leading the way in providing expertise and system software that help merge computing and embedded technologies onto a highly integrated and affordable platform."

A key illustration of the above is Jaluna-2/RT that combines a real-time micro kernel (C5) and a Linux instance running side-by-side on the same CPU.

Targeted at powerful yet cost-sensitive products, the ARM920T core delivers ultra-low power consumption with high performance. Designed to handle streaming video and audio for mobile commerce, PDA's, smart phones thru to the connected office - the combination of the ARM core and the Jaluna technologies provides the right price-point and technical solution for current and next-generation devices.

"The creative product and business solutions provided by Jaluna, combined with the ARM920T core, will appeal to engineers and managers alike," said Mary Inglis, director, OS & Alliance Marketing, ARM. "The availability of these new Jaluna software products give even greater choice to developers of ARM Powered® devices based on the ARM920T core."

The Jaluna-2/RT solution will be available before year-end 03.

Jaluna Products
Jaluna's system software solutions includes the Jaluna-1 RTOS and three Linux based products that comprise the Jaluna-2 family.

Jaluna-1 is a royalty-free modular RTOS derived from the very latest generation Chorus system. It can be configured from small foot print microkernel to a complete carrier-grade class operating system.

The Jaluna-2 Family includes: Jaluna-2/EL, Jaluna-2/RT and Jaluna-2/VL. These solutions address the needs of a wide range of appliances and equipment that leverage the momentum of Linux in the embedded systems industry.

About Jaluna
Jaluna SA develops and markets value-added software components and services that bring real-time, availability and security to network equipment and appliances based on open-source software. In addition the company prides itself on providing first-rate support and quality product engineering.

Founded by Sun Microsystems Chorus team members, with a wealth of experience in developing and deploying real-time and high availability solutions, Jaluna paves the way for the development of current and next generation network infrastructure and connected devices. www.jaluna.com

Jaluna, the Jaluna Logo and C5 are registered trademarks or trademarks of Jaluna SA. Linux® is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. ARM and ARM Powered are registered trademarks of ARM Limited. ARM9 and ARM920T are trademarks of ARM Limited. All other brands or product names are the property of their respective holders. "ARM" is used to represent ARM Holdings plc (LSE: ARM and Nasdaq: ARMHY); its operating company ARM Limited; and the regional subsidiaries ARM INC.; ARM KK; ARM Korea Ltd.; ARM Taiwan; ARM France SAS; ARM Consulting (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.; and ARM Belgium N.V.

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