Network security device adds WiFi, runs Linux

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| A Taiwanese network-appliance system integrator announced a wireless network
| security appliance that runs Linux.

High-end NPUs gain third-party backer

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| The cards are based on IXP28xx NPUs running MontaVista Linux, and come with
| tools aimed at letting developers use C/C++ and normal development techniques
| to program the IXP28xx chips' MicroEngines. They are used telecom
| infrastructure equipment and high-end data processing equipment.

MPC: Windows CE and Linux support for 32-bit SuperH MCUs

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| The Linux BSP has been developed as part of MPC Data’s ongoing support for
| embedded Linux on the SH family of controllers and processors.



Linux loyalty runs high among embedded software developers, says VDC

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| Looking ahead, 87% percent of Linux users plan to use Linux in their next
| project. In both cases, use of free distributions outnumbered use of paid
| distributions by a sizable margin. *

Linux to grow 278% in embedded/mobile/real-time apps

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| Linux use in "next" embedded, mobile, and real-time projects will grow 278
| percent over that in "previous" projects, suggests a recent survey by Venture
| Development Corp. (VDC). *

Where does Linux go from here?

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| Linux and free software are here to stay. No single commercial firm will ever
| control the Linux ecosystem like Microsoft has the rest of the software
| industry. Though both may prosper, the bazaar will outlive the boardrooms,
| and Linux popularity will continue to grow on servers, desktops, appliances,
| and embedded devices. * *