Insyde Software Teams with AMD to Provide Software Support
for the AMD Geode™ Solutions Set
Relationship provides mutual customers with development, licensing and support for the product line
TAIPEI, TAIWAN - SOUTHBOROUGH, MA --
Insyde Software (GTSM: 6231) today announced that it has teamed with AMD to provide software support for the AMD Geode™ Solutions set. This collaboration is a continuation of a multi-year support agreement that Insyde Software has maintained for the AMD Geode processor family. Insyde Software is the co-developer and exclusive worldwide licensor of the XpressROM firmware offered for the AMD Geode GX1 and GX2 processors and AMD Geode IA-On-A-Chip silicon solutions.
Through this worldwide collaboration, Insyde Software will provide AMD customers off-the-shelf optimized BIOS and firmware solutions for the AMD Geode processor family as well as custom BIOS development and engineering support services. The primary benefits to AMD customers include:
- Off-the-shelf firmware solutions for faster board bring-up and reduced development time
- Leveraging the unparalleled AMD Geode solutions-specific experience of Insyde’s engineering team
- Cost effective and flexible pricing and licensing models
- No disruption in the level of software support for the AMD Geode processor family
“Insyde Software has been instrumental in the development and adoption of the AMD Geode product line for years and we look forward to continuing our relationship with them at AMD,” said Erik Salo, director of Geode marketing in the Personal Connectivity Solutions group at AMD.
With Insyde’s support for the current AMD Geode processors, AMD customers can rely on Insyde Software for their BIOS, hardware initialization, power management and system-level software integration needs. Insyde’s wide range of expertise in all Windows® operating systems, Linux and real-time operating systems can help developers improve the time-to-market of new designs.
“The AMD Geode family strengthens AMD’s product offering in the embedded markets,” commented Stephen Gentile, president of Insyde Software in the US. “We remain dedicated in our support to Geode and share in AMD’s commitment to meet evolving market demands for low-power, high-performance Geode solutions-based embedded designs.“
About Insyde Software
Insyde Software, a Microsoft® Windows® Embedded Partner is a global provider of Firmware/BIOS & embedded computing software for companies in the embedded computing, notebook and semiconductor industries. Founded in 1998, the company is publicly held (GTSM: 6231) and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with offices in Southborough, MA and Portland, OR and is represented with sales, engineering and support partners in China, England, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, and Korea. Insyde Software customers include Compal, Fujitsu-Siemens, Hewlett-Packard, Inventec, Kontron, Nokia, Quanta, Siemens, Toshiba, ViewSonic and Wyse. Additional information can be found at www.insydesw.com.
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