OpenSynergy’s next release of COQOS Hypervisor SDK will support NXP® i.MX 8 and 8X applications processors. CEO Stefaan Sonck Thiebaut confirms, that “the i.MX 8 and i.MX 8X applications processors fit very well to our eCockpit development strategy.” This includes, for example, OpenSynergy’s virtualization technology for use in an instrument cluster based on Linux including safety features.
OpenSynergy will use this hardware to support customers developing connectivity and telematics solutions by providing customized virtualization software based on COQOS Hypervisor SDK.
“Virtualization technology is key to enabling high levels of safety, security and performance when running safety-critical applications and infotainment applications on the same SoC. With OpenSynergy’s virtualization platform COQOS Hypervisor SDK v9.1 supporting our i.MX 8 platforms, users are able to take full advantage of the unique hardware architecture and features of the i.MX 8 processor and deliver an optimal eCockpit experience, “ said Ron Martino, Vice President, i.MX Applications Processor Product Line at NXP.
Please find the full press release here: Virtualized eCockpit