Imagine Cup Solve This

For those not up to date on Imagine Cup, this is a World Wide Student competition organized by Microsoft yearly. The theme of the competition is around using technology to help solving the toughest problems as defined by the United Nations in its Millennium Development Goals. The second biggest competition is Embedded Development consisting in…


Technical Product Manager position opened in the Windows Embedded team

Ever thought about joining the Windows Embedded Product group at Microsoft? You have Technical Product Management skills? Want to be part of a very fast growing and moving group at Microsoft? Well, there is an opened position for you here then . Check out the job description here:


Eurotech launches Cloud-Ready Windows Embedded handheld devices

The HRC-3100 and HRC-4200 can connect to a cloud platform create by Isidorey over a SSL or non-SSL connection. These devices powered by Windows Embedded CE leverage the native connectivity capabilities of the embedded OS. Eurotech says the Device Cloud (above) "enables customers to make real-time business decisions based on intelligence at the edge of…


Windows Embedded CE in the medical space: the Sonosite Ultrasound and Neuroptics examples

People are often surprise when they discover some medical devices run Microsoft embedded Operating systems. As a matter of fact Windows Embedded offers a series of very reliable Operating Systems for specialized devices. If you are curious to learn about actual successful stories in the medical space using Windows Embedded, then I invite you to…


Windows Embedded at Teched EMEA: why so little presence?

Teched EMEA is this week in Berlin. Thanks to Pierre, French Developer Evangelist from Microsoft France, to great embedded MVPs (Jason Tolley, Andy Wigley, Alexander Wechsler, Doug Boling, Johan Arwidmark and Jochen Dieckfoss), not forgetting Marco Bodoira, who won the embeddedSPARK contest last year and who is presenting a great session about his SPARK project,…


160 BSPs available for Windows Embedded CE 6 as of today!

In order to get Windows Embedded CE to run on a specific hardware you need to have what is called a Board Support Package. This one contains drivers and low layers for the OS specific to a board. Whether you develop your own BSP or get one from a SV or IHV, you install it…