Firmware Development Services

Our BSP and Firmware Development services are available on disparate OS platforms and hardware architectures like ARM, Qualcomm, Intel, NXP, Texas Instruments and others.

OVERVIEW

Firmware provides the control and monitoring software needed for hardware products and systems. In today’s environment, firmware exists in each device; be it a smartphone, an edge device or a defense and aerospace sub-system. It is extremely important for firmware developers to have good knowledge about hardware design and development along with good understanding of the internal workings of an embedded processor or SoC.

With 20+ years of experience in providing BSP and firmware development for embedded applications, Mistral is a leading firmware development company with the right set of skills, knowledge and capability to optimize the embedded software for your specific application.  We offer embedded firmware development for a variety of devices running without a high-level operating system such as Windows or Linux. Using either bare metal or a real-time operating system (RTOS) these systems have specific hard real-time capabilities that are addressed by our firmware solutions for you. Mistral offers embedded firmware development for a wide variety of devices. Using either bare metal or a real-time operating system (RTOS) these products or systems have specific hard real-time capabilities that are addressed by our firmware development services. 

Be it real-time performance or maximizing the resources available; our BSP and firmware development services are available for various processors and SoCs like RISC, CISC, DSP, ARM, MIPS, PowerPC and x86. Our BSP and Firmware development team gives closely consider various aspects of the product like power, timing and resource limitations while developing the necessary firmware. Our firmware development services are offered around C/C++ Programming, Assembly level Programming, expertise in IDE Tools and Debugging Tools.

Mistral’s Product Engineering Services team has extensive expertise in BSP and firmware development for a variety of OS platforms and hardware architectures; right from framing specifications and designing to implementation. We offer both high-level and low-level firmware for a wide variety of embedded systems.  The majority of system software or Firmware need to address constraints like timing, security, power management, complexity, and resource optimization as reliable firmware is the crux of any embedded solution. Our firmware development services consider the end-use and middleware requirements for a particular application to ensure an efficient hardware, software and communication framework to the customer.

As a firmware development company, Mistral follows stringent quality test procedures that conform to all international standards, enabling us to provide firmware development services for various embedded products that comply with all statutory Safety and Quality standards. Our firmware services include: system architecture and partitioning, RTOS abstraction, Board bring up, boot loader, Hardware abstraction, BIOS porting and performance optimization, validation, and debugging.

EXPERTISE

  • System Architecture and Partitioning
  • RTOS abstraction – VxWorks, Embedded Linux, QNX, WinCE
  • Boot loader porting and hardening, Minimum Kernel/OAL Support
  • Hardware Abstraction Layer
  • File System Integration, Memory optimization and Power Management
  • Board Bring up and verification, Diagnostics and Interrupt routines
  • FPGA/CPLD based digital logic designs and IP cores
  • Development and porting of protocol and wireless stacks
 Firmware Development Services

RESOURCES

  • Whitepaper

    Different aspects of HW-SW co-design with respect to embedded product design

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    ARM-DSP Inter-processor Communication

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    What does Android Expect?

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    Novel Algorithm towards lossy image processing using FPGA

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  • Case Study

    Portable Desktop Magnifier for low vision

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  • Technical Article

    Product Design Constraints & Optimization

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