Real-time software provider IntervalZero and Alta Data Technologies, a provider of Mil-Std-1553 and ARINC interface cards and Ethernet convertor/appliances, have formed a strategic partnership to provide real-time Microsoft Windows capabilities for avionics applications.
Alta has integrated support for IntervalZero's SMP-enabled RTX hard real-time extension for Windows with their AltaAPI(TM) software development toolkit. This combination will allow customers to easily develop real-time MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC applications for Windows platforms.
"Coupling RTX with Alta's avionics products provide hard real-time capability for advanced test, simulation and embedded applications. The Alta API package is a modular, portable development kit that is an excellent fit for our real-time Windows RTX platform. Moreover, Alta shares our customer commitment philosophy and provides best-in-class support," said Andy The', IntervalZero, director of marketing for third party partnerships.