Wind River Pulsar Linux for Avnet MicroZed

Xilinx Zynq 7000 – ARM

Certified on the Avnet MicroZed board, Wind River® Pulsar Linux is a small, secure Linux OS for embedded and Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

The best part? Pulsar is available at no cost.

Begin Building Your Applications in Minutes

MicroZed is a low-cost, programmable system-on-chip (SoC). Its unique design allows it to be used as both a stand-alone evaluation board for basic SoC experimentation or combined with a carrier card as an embeddable system-on-module (SOM).

Get Avnet MicroZed hardware

Available with the Industry's Leading Commercial Embedded Linux OS

Avnet MicroZed comes preloaded with Pulsar to help your team begin development immediately, without any of the headaches and hassles of setting up your own embedded operating system.

Learn more about Pulsar

Start Your Development

Check if your Avnet MicroZed board is preloaded with the latest Pulsar image.

Download the certified image for your Avnet MicroZed Board.

Want the source code?
We are developing Pulsar directly on GitHub. You can download the build system, cross toolchain, and all layers and packages needed to build Pulsar on Intel® and ARM® hardware targets by following the instructions on GitHub. You’ll be building in less than five minutes.

"The combination of Wind River’s embedded software expertise, coupled with Avnet’s hardware strength, enables our customers to leverage open source development, run an always-updated distribution, strengthen security, and increase efficiency in their software development cycles."

Tim Barber , Sr. VP Global Design Chain Business Development, Avnet

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