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** Also, used to make Geode chip
 
** Also, used to make Geode chip
 
* [http://www.analog.com Analog Devices] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analog_Devices Wikipedia entry]
 
* [http://www.analog.com Analog Devices] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analog_Devices Wikipedia entry]
** ADI designs and manufactures the [http://www.analog.com/blackfin Blackfin] processor, which has been in the mainline Linux kernel since 2.6.22 (May 2007).
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** ADI designs and manufactures the [http://www.analog.com/blackfin Blackfin processor], which has been in the mainline Linux kernel since 2.6.22 (May 2007).
** many manufactures which make Blackfin based boards can be found on the [http://docs.blackfin.uclinux.org/doku.php?id=buy_stuff#other_hardwares_and_providers Blackfin Linux wiki].
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** There is a [http://blackfin.uclinux.org/ central open source site] with a dedicated [http://docs.blackfin.uclinux.org/ documentation wiki]
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** Many more Blackfin manufactures can be found in [http://docs.blackfin.uclinux.org/doku.php?id=buy_stuff#other_hardwares_and_providers that wiki] as well
 
* [http://www.arm.com/ ARM] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ARM_Holdings Wikipedia entry]
 
* [http://www.arm.com/ ARM] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ARM_Holdings Wikipedia entry]
 
** ARM designs ARM architecture processors, and license the technology to companies that actually make the chips
 
** ARM designs ARM architecture processors, and license the technology to companies that actually make the chips
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== B ==
 
== B ==
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* [http://www.bluetechnix.com/ Bluetechnix] makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development
 
* Broadcom - makes ARM chips for mobile phone market
 
* Broadcom - makes ARM chips for mobile phone market
  
 
== C ==
 
== C ==
 
* [http://www.calao-systems.com/ CALAO Systems] sells tiny and cheap ARM based boards
 
* [http://www.calao-systems.com/ CALAO Systems] sells tiny and cheap ARM based boards
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* [http://www.camsig.co.uk/ Cambridge Signal Processing] makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development
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* [http://www.cdatas.com/ C Data Solutions] makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development
 
* [http://www.cirrus.com Cirrus Logic] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cirrus_Logic Wikipedia entry]
 
* [http://www.cirrus.com Cirrus Logic] - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cirrus_Logic Wikipedia entry]
 
** Cirrus Logic makes [http://www.cirrus.com/en/products/pro/techs/T7.html ep93xx and ep73xx 32-bit ARM-based Microcontrollers]
 
** Cirrus Logic makes [http://www.cirrus.com/en/products/pro/techs/T7.html ep93xx and ep73xx 32-bit ARM-based Microcontrollers]
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== D ==
 
== D ==
 
* [http://dkc1.digikey.com/us/mkt/beagleboard.html DigiKey] sells the OMAP3 based [http://www.beagleboard.org beagleboard]  
 
* [http://dkc1.digikey.com/us/mkt/beagleboard.html DigiKey] sells the OMAP3 based [http://www.beagleboard.org beagleboard]  
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== E ==
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* [http://www.eflagtech.com/ EFlag Tech] does custom Blackfin platform designs (software and hardware)
  
 
== F ==
 
== F ==
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== G ==
 
== G ==
 
* [http://www.gumstix.com/ Gumstix] sells various very small processor and add-on boards. Especially interesting for robotics related projects.
 
* [http://www.gumstix.com/ Gumstix] sells various very small processor and add-on boards. Especially interesting for robotics related projects.
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== H ==
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* [http://www.hhcn.com/english/enindex.html Hua Heng Tech] does custom Blackfin platform designs (software and hardware)
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* [http://www.hvsistemas.com/ HV Sistemas S.L.] makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development
  
 
== I ==
 
== I ==
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* [http://www.sirf.com SiRF] - Makes besides GPS products also ARM based SoC for location aware devices, like the [http://sirf.com/products/multifunction2.html ARM9 based Atlas III (codename) at4x0a] and the [http://sirf.com/products/multifunction3.html ARM11 based SiRFPrima].
 
* [http://www.sirf.com SiRF] - Makes besides GPS products also ARM based SoC for location aware devices, like the [http://sirf.com/products/multifunction2.html ARM9 based Atlas III (codename) at4x0a] and the [http://sirf.com/products/multifunction3.html ARM11 based SiRFPrima].
 
* [http://www.sunplusmm.com/ Sunplus] is a company specialising in chips for multimedia and mobile applications. One of their interesting chips is the [[Sunplus SPMP3050A]] which is used in MP4 players.
 
* [http://www.sunplusmm.com/ Sunplus] is a company specialising in chips for multimedia and mobile applications. One of their interesting chips is the [[Sunplus SPMP3050A]] which is used in MP4 players.
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* [http://www.surveyor.com/ Surveyor Corporation] makes Blackfin based robot modules for academics, hobbyists, and professionals
  
 
== T ==
 
== T ==

Revision as of 08:12, 12 April 2009

This page has a list of the companies or organizations that make processors or boards for embedded products. If you are looking for companies who sell Linux software or Linux-related services, see the Vendors page. If you are looking for companies who sell end-user products based on Linux, see Companies. If you are looking for information about specific development boards, see Category:Development Boards

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  • Bluetechnix makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development
  • Broadcom - makes ARM chips for mobile phone market

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E

  • EFlag Tech does custom Blackfin platform designs (software and hardware)

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  • Freescale Semiconductor - Wikipedia entry
    • Freescale makes the MX31 ARM11-based processor (and associated development boards), among others.
    • Freescale makes several PPC-based processors (and associated development boards) as well.

G

  • Gumstix sells various very small processor and add-on boards. Especially interesting for robotics related projects.

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  • Hua Heng Tech does custom Blackfin platform designs (software and hardware)
  • HV Sistemas S.L. makes tiny Blackfin modules to simplify custom board development

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  • NEC - makes ARM chips, used to make lots of MIPS chips

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  • Qualcomm - makes multicore ARM MSM products that support Linux
    • Their Snapdragon platform provides a 1GHz ARM core and advanced DSP.

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