AUTOSAR 4 software development from ArcCore

January 23, 2014 // By Graham Prophet
The latest release of the ArcCore series of products is compliant with the industry-standard AUTOSAR’s latest version 4.x. Included is a new release of the embedded development tool chain Arctic Studio – with the innovative role-based licensing model supporting Application developers, Integrators and Platform Developers.

Also in the release is a revision of Arctic Core – the open source Basic Software embedded platform for automotive. Arctic Core for AUTOSAR 4.x includes all important new major features in the new version of the standard, still providing all the benefits from the dual licensing model that offers an Open Source model for trials and evaluation and a commercial model for prototyping and mass-production.

The new release of Arctic Studio [AUTOSAR 4.x] version 3.0 includes enhancements and improvements including:

- new views for Port connections and Autosar navigator

- major enhancements in RTE generator including IOC support for multicore and intra-partitioning communication, complex device drivers components types support, ecu abstraction component types and much more

- style sheet amendments and improvements in BSW editor

- Command line interface for A2L generator and more

- support for the installation of multiple license keys on same work station

The new release of Arctic Core [AUTOSAR 4.x] version 3.0 includes:

- support for Windriver and Greenhills compilers (PowerPC architectures)

- new MCALs for Freescale mpc5567, mpc5744p and additions in mpc5604b and mpc5516. New MCALs for STMicroelectronics F103 and F107

- improvements and amendments in Communication cluster, CAN cluster, Lin cluster, Diagnostic cluster and more

- upgrade to LwIp 1.5.0 in Ethernet cluster

- added generation of ORTI files for OS awareness in debuggers

The new releases are available for customers and trial users and can be access here; www.arccore.com/resources/downloads

Release notes and user documentation are available here;

www.arccore.com/resources/user-documentation

ArcCore; www.arccore.com