Lanner Collaborates with Wind River to Offer IoT-ready Security Gateways

TAIPEI, Taiwan --- Lanner Electronics announces its collaboration with Wind River, to offer optimized IoT-ready security gateways pre-validated and pre-loaded with Wind River Pulsar Linux, helping service providers accelerate time-to-market for their IoT deployments. This collaboration brings purpose-built hardware and powerful software together, with Lanner providing customized and optimized hardware solutions and Wind River Pulsar Linux delivering ongoing security patches and critical Linux updates offering a development shortcut for value-added applications.

Lanner possesses long-established experience in offering ODM/OEM design and manufacturing services for industrial PCs featuring Intel® x86 platform, high-availability and redundant design, versatile I/O interfaces, and scalable customization options. Over the past years, Lanner hardware solutions have met the many specifications and configurations required by various industrial IoT applications, such as physical security, machine vision, building automation and energy management.

Wind River Pulsar Linux is a container OS designed to deliver a steady flow of bug fixes and security vulnerabilities fixes that are meant to protect deployed devices and mitigate cost of ownership and risks associated to unmanaged open source technology. Wind River Pulsar Linux is designed and built from the Yocto Project , of which Wind River is a key founding member, maintainers and contributor. Delivering vital components for the productization and commercialization of IoT devices, Wind River provides software update capabilities during development and post-deployment, continuous security monitoring and vulnerability protection, and IP and export compliance artifacts.

Together Lanner and Wind River brings purpose-built hardware and powerful software together to fit embedded development needs. Wind River provides ongoing security patches and critical Linux updates to ensure the embedded gateway always updated and secured. By working with Wind River, Lanner's embedded PCs offer pre-validated and optimized solutions that can be a development shortcut for value-added applications.

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