• Intel® Atom™ processor E6xx series with Intel® Platform Controller Hub EG20T in use for instance in the Hectronic H6055 Qseven module.
• Intel® Atom™ processor E6x5C series-based platforms
• Additional Intel® platforms will be supported in the future.
Provides basic CPU, memory and chipset initialization required for fixed-function embedded systems.
Allows boot to operating system installations on a variety of system devices and interfaces, including serial ATA, Compact Flash, Secure Digital card, USB, firmware hub, serial peripheral interface, and network boot through PXE interface.
Support for boot to UEFI-compliant Linux operating system boot loaders, as well as interfaces to boot Wind River VxWorks, Microsoft Windows CE 6.0 and Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact 7.
Microsoft Windows-based development environment and tool set supports the Intel® BLDK IDE and tools, allowing binary modification of many configuration options in the system firmware.
Provides optimized display and splash screen support utilizing the UEFI-compliant Graphics Output Protocol driver from the Intel® Embedded Media and Graphics Driver.
Boot Speed and Size
Baseline boot speed under three seconds, and capable of firmware image sizes well under 1 MB.
Network File Transfer
TCP/IP file transfer capability for implementation features such as remote firmware upgrade or firmware recovery.
Power management support is compliant with Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) specification version 3.0.
Support for the Intel® UEFI Development Kit Debugger Tool enables faster and easier debug of Intel® processor-based platforms.
Supports the UEFI 2.0 Shell environment for simple operation and diagnostics.