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Meeting the Challenge of OTA for Embedded Linux Systems

1 hour session (All Time Zones)
Presenter: Simon Goda

Doulos, Senior Member Technical Staff
Presenter: Drew Moseley - Toradex

Asia and Europe

Time: 10-11am (BST) 11am-12pm (CEST) 2.30-3.30pm (IST)


Time: 10-11am (PDT) 11-12pm (MDT) 12-1pm (CDT) 1-2pm (EDT)

Webinar Overview:

In this webinar we look at the challenges of managing the process of updating software on embedded Linux systems remotely – often referred to as an Over The Air or OTA update.

The Webinar will cover:

  • The necessity and challenges of updating devices in the field
  • Security issues when dealing with remote device updates
  • The importance of a robust implementation
  • Additional security measures required for OTA
  • Adding an OTA mechanism to an embedded Linux build system, like Yocto.

Toradex will demonstrate how this challenge can be solved in a real world example, using the Torizon Platform on hardware featuring NXP i.MX Applications Processors.

Webinar agenda:

  • Common OTA features
  • Types of OTA - package based, image based
  • Challenges of OTA - power-cut tolerance, rollbacks security
  • Integrating with a build system
  • Open Source solutions for OTA
  • A Toradex solution

The webinar will consist of a one-hour session presented by Doulos Senior Member Technical Staff, Simon Goda and Toradex Technical Solutions Architect, Drew Moseley. Live Q&A with experts from Doulos and Toradex will be available throughout the broadcasts.

Simon Goda

Simon Goda is a Senior Member Technical Staff based in Bristol, UK.

Drew Moseley - Toradex

Drew Moseley - Toradex is a Technical Solutions Architect based in Florida, USA.

Attendance is free of charge

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