About Mentor Graphics

The Mentor Graphics Embedded Systems Division is located in Mobile, Alabama with sales offices and distributors worldwide. As a leading provider of solutions that accelerate product time-to-market in a wide range of embedded device applications, the company is best known for the Nucleus OS, a full featured operating system combining an extremely efficient kernel with essential core services such as networking, USB, graphics, file system, Security and Bus support.

Nucleus OS is complemented by the EDGE Developer Suite and Inflexion Platform products. EDGE Developer Suite is an Eclipse-based suite of tools comprising IDE, compiler, debugger, simulation and testing, application profiler and JTAG connection for rapid embedded development. Inflexion Platform enables manufacturers to rapidly customize and integrate a range of user applications for a wide range of mass market consumer devices.

For more information, please visit www.mentor.com/embedded or e-mail at embedded_info@mentor.com.


About Arm

ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM’s comprehensive product offering includes 32-bit RISC microprocessors, graphics processors, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories , high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company’s broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies.

Arkamys is a member of the ARM Connected Community:


About CSR

CSR is the leading global provider of personal wireless technology and its product portfolio covers Bluetooth, GPS, FM and Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11). CSR offers developed hardware/software solutions based around its silicon platforms, that incorporate fully integrated radio, baseband and microcontroller elements.
CSR's customers include industry leaders such as Apple, Dell, LG, Motorola, NEC, Nokia, Panasonic, RIM, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, TomTom and Toshiba.
CSR has its headquarters and offices in Cambridge, UK, and offices in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China, India, France, Denmark, Sweden and both Dallas and Detroit in the USA.
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About Air France

With 606 (by 31th march 2008) airplanes operated and 74,8million passengers carried to 248 destinations(by 2007), Air France-KLM is the first airline group in the world in terms of operating revenue, the first airline group in terms of cargo traffic and the first European airline group in terms of market share.

Innovation is at the heart of Air France’s projects, particularly those designed to offer passengers the best possible product. As the leading air transport group, Air France is set on being the leader in innovative services too, in terms of planning passengers’ trip, especially on board the aircraft. That is why Air France is the first airline to offer its passengers cutting-edge digital sound processing technology for in-flight entertainment.


About Analog Devices

Innovation, performance, and excellence are the cultural pillars on which Analog Devices has built one of the longest standing, highest growth companies within the technology sector. Acknowledged industry-wide as the world leader in data conversion and signal conditioning technology, Analog Devices serves over 60,000 customers, representing virtually all types of electronic equipment. Celebrating 40 years as a leading global manufacturer of high-performance integrated circuits used in analog and digital signal processing applications, Analog Devices is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts, with design and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. Analog Devices’ common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker “ADI” and is included in the S&P 500 Index.


About Renesas

A dream has been fulfilled since the establishment of a new semiconductor company, Renesas Technology Corporation, on April 1, 2003. The new company has incorporated the knowledge and expertise from the semiconductor divisions of Hitachi, Ltd. and Mitsubishi Electric Corp. Based on leading-edge technologies, our innovative team of 26,500 staff worldwide will continue to explore new territories in semiconductor industry.

The core value of high technology is its universal utility. Being a leading and reliable supplier of intelligent chip solutions to its global partners, Renesas will play an important role in tomorrow's ubiquitous networking world. Our creative power is leading us ahead to aim at making the world a better place to live in.


About CNRS / Limsi

The laboratory accommodates approximately 120 permanent personnel (researchers, professors and assistant professors, engineers, technicians) and about sixty PhD candidates. It undertakes multidisciplinary research in Mechanical and Chemical Engineering and in Sciences and Technologies for Information and Communication.

The research fields cover a wide disciplinary spectrum from thermodynamics to cognition, encompassing fluid mechanics, energetics, acoustics and voice synthesis, spoken language and text processing, vision, virtual reality...


About STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics, the world's third largest semiconductor company, is a global leader in developing and delivering semiconductor solutions across the spectrum of microelectronics applications. An unrivalled combination of silicon and system expertise, manufacturing strength, Intellectual Property (IP) portfolio and strategic partners positions the Company at the forefront of System-on-Chip (SoC) technology and its products play a key role in enabling today's convergence markets. The Company's shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange, on Euronext Paris and on the Milan Stock Exchange. In 2001, the Company's net revenues were $6.36 billion and net earnings were $257.1 million.