Atollic and Quadros Systems Partner to Offer RTOS-Aware Debugging

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The Atollic® TrueSTUDIO® C/C++ compiler and debugger development suite for ARM® microcontrollers now offers debug visibility for the RTXC™ Quadros™ real-time operating system

Jonkoping, Sweden, 26th June 2013 – Atollic (, a leading provider of development tools for embedded software, and Quadros Systems, a leading provider of real-time operating systems (RTOS), today announced the availability of RTOS-aware debug support for the RTXC™ Quadros™ real-time operating system in the Atollic TrueSTUDIO IDE.

With kernel aware debugging TrueSTUDIO’s debugger is able to display detailed data on the state of the RTXC Quadros RTOS objects during a debug session. Each object is displayed in its own dockable window. These windows are available for objects such as tasks, queues, mutexes, semaphores, alarms, counters, event sources, partitions, mailboxes and pipes—13 windows available for detailed visibility into the kernel. To speed debugging the TrueSTUDIO debugger offers exceptional refresh speed on all views while stepping through code, or when hitting a breakpoint.

About RTXC Quadros RTOS
The RTXC Quadros real-time operating system boasts 25+ years of operational excellence and is incorporated into hundreds of millions of embedded devices. It is easy to understand and use but delivers a high degree of flexibility and sophistication along with support for multiple scheduling models and policies. The small, scalable footprint can fit almost any ROM or RAM budget; typically 20 KB or less. The RTXC Quadros RTOS is ported to many MCUs including ARM Cortex-M, -A, and -R cores and is delivered with source code and a working project. The company’s flexible licensing options make the RTXC Quadros RTOS affordable for any project.

The RTOS is complemented by a suite of communications stacks and middleware for embedded development including TCP/IP, USB, file systems and more.

About Atollic TrueSTUDIO
Atollic® TrueSTUDIO® is the premier C/C++ development tool for professional ARM® developers, reducing time to market and improving software quality in your next embedded systems project. Atollic TrueSTUDIO is uniquely targeted to improve the software quality, with features like code complexity analysis, code review support, and optional modules for integrated unit testing and test quality measurement. With Atollic TrueSTUDIO, you get a supremely powerful C/C++ compiler and debugger IDE, perfect for the most demanding of development projects!

Atollic TrueSTUDIO is based on one of the most widely used compilers in the world, thus providing proven and reliable code generation, compact code and high performance for ARM7™, ARM9™ and ARM Cortex™-M/R/A projects. More information on Atollic TrueSTUDIO can be found here: