Wed, May 22, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
An RTOS is software that manages the time and resources of a CPU. At any given time, an RTOS ensures that the CPU is working on the most important task of your application. RTOSs are practically used in just about every embedded and IoT systems.
This session will explain what an RTOS is and expose its most important benefits as well as drawbacks. We’ll also discuss some of the tools available to help developers get an insight into a running RTOS-based application.
Speaker: Jean Labrosse is a software architect at Silicon Labs. Labrosse, an RTOS expert who founded Micrium in 1999, is a regular speaker and panelist at the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston and Silicon Valley, and other industry conferences. He is the author of three definitive books and many blogs and articles on embedded design. He holds BSEE and MSEE degrees from the University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada.