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Software Alliances

Mercury's software alliance partners offer products that complement our own portfolio of software and hardware products.

Current Mercury Product Software Alliances:

Mentor Graphics - Embedded Systems Division
(Recently acquired CodeSourcery)
Phone: +1-800-547-3000
Product: Sourcery VSIPL++™
Description:  Sourcery VSIPL++ is a toolkit for developing high-performance signal- and image-processing applications.  Sourcery VSIPL++ is an implementation of the open standard VSIPL++ API, providing routines for FFTs, FIR filters, QR decomposition, and linear algebra.  Sourcery VSIPL++ applications run on parallel systems with only minimal changes to the serial version and has been designed for maximum performance, whether running in serial or in parallel.

Mercury’s SAL library is leveraged with Sourcery VSIPL++ as a parallel high-performance, high productivity implementation of the open standard VSIPL++ API - providing a high level of application portability and performance using open standards across various processors.

Wind River®
Phone:  +1-800-545-WIND (800-545-9463)
Product:  Wind River VxWorks®; Wind River LinuxDescription:  Wind River platforms include an open, extensible, Eclipse-based development suite, a choice of operating systems to match your device requirements, professional services practices to extend your team's capabilities, and a comprehensive hardware and software partner ecosystem.  With Wind River, you can develop, run, and manage device software better, faster, at lower cost, and more reliably.

Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), is a world leader in embedded and mobile software. Wind River has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981 and its technology is found in more than 1 billion products. Wind River offers the industry's most comprehensive device development portfolio. Our solutions are hardware-agnostic, so you can deploy on multiple architectures, including Intel, Freescale, PowerPC, ARM, MIPS, and others. And our products are supported by outstanding professional services and customer support, hardware integration expertise, and a thriving partner ecosystem.

Mercury’s MultiCore Plus embedded software complements the VxWorks and Linux operating systems from Wind River to provide high performance solutions to complex problems in the real-time digital signal and image processing area, transforming sensor data to information for analysis and use.

Red Hat®
Phone:  +1-919-754-3700
Product:  Red Hat® Enterprise Linux®; MRG - RealtimeDescription:  Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions and an S&P 500 company, is headquartered in Raleigh, NC with over 65 offices spanning the globe. CIOs ranked Red Hat as one of the top vendors delivering value in Enterprise Software for seven consecutive years in the CIO Insight Magazine Vendor Value survey. Red Hat provides high-quality, affordable technology with its operating system platform, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, together with virtualization, applications, management and Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) solutions, including Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.  Red Hat also offers support, training and consulting services to its customers worldwide. Learn more: 

RHEL and MRG – Realtime coupled with Mercury’s MultiCore Plus software provides a well-tuned real-time software environment for maximum performance in high demand critical areas such as C4ISR and electronic warfare (EW) with Intel based Mercury hardware.

Phone: +1-866-392-4897
Product: LinuxLink for PowerPC Description: LinuxLink is a high-productivity software development framework for embedded Linux applications. The LinuxLink framework includes the Linux kernel, cross-toolchain, application development IDE, an award winning build system called Factory, a vast library of middleware packages, software stacks and libraries, documentation and expert technical support. LinuxLink enables development teams to consistently build and maintain a custom, open source embedded Linux platform through regularly updated Linux sources, proven middleware packages, and a scriptable GNU-based build environment. LinuxLink reduces the time, resources, risk and cost associated with building a product based on open source Linux. Sign up for access to the free Edition of LinuxLink at 

Mercury’s SAL library and MultiCore Plus software in PowerPC based embedded environments provide an unprecedented performance solution utilizing the easy-to-use Timesys provided Linux software development framework, tools and support.

Objective Interface Systems, Inc.
Phone: +1 800-800-OIS7 (6477)
Product: ORBexpress®
Description:  Objective Interface Systems, Inc. (OIS) is the global provider of communications middleware solutions for distributed and heterogeneous systems. OIS offers ultra-low latency, real-time connectivity software development tools for use in complex and demanding environments, such as aerospace, defense, automotive, telecommunications, financial, medical, and consumer electronics. The ORBexpress product family is widely deployed as a communications framework for inter-process communication.

ORBexpress is a high performance, secure real time implementation of the Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA) standard.  The ORBexpress product provides a common communication platform that is available on a variety of processors, operating systems, compilers, and in C++, Ada, Java and VHDL for FPGA implementations.  For more information and product evaluations, visit

Mercury leverages its Ethernet infrastructure capabilities with ORBexpress.