NXP, Microsoft bring Microsoft Azure Sphere Security to intelligent edge with new processor

Thursday 13 June 2019 | 11:37 CET | News

NXP Semiconductors entered into a collaboration with Microsoft to deliver a new Microsoft Azure Sphere certified crossover applications processor, as an extension to their popular i.MX 8 high-performance applications processor series. The collaboration will deliver an intelligent embedded processor for edge nodes that runs Azure Sphere’s security platform while also providing multi-core heterogeneous computing, rich graphics experience, and low-power audio processing functionalities. Limited sampling of the product is planned to begin in Q4 2020.

Dedicated engineering teams from each company will work together to build this new product. 

This new applications processor combines NXPs expertise in connectivity products with Microsoft’s experience in cloud, security, and software. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Microsoft / NXP Semiconductors
Countries: World
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