IT Central Station is now PeerSpot: Here's why

Amazon FreeRTOS OverviewUNIXBusinessApplication

Buyer's Guide

Download the Operating Systems (OS) for Business Buyer's Guide including reviews and more. Updated: July 2022

What is Amazon FreeRTOS?

Amazon FreeRTOS (a:FreeRTOS) is an open source operating system for microcontrollers that makes small, low-power edge devices easy to program, deploy, secure, connect, and manage. Amazon FreeRTOS extends the FreeRTOS kernel, a popular open source operating system for microcontrollers, with software libraries that make it easy to securely connect your small, low-power devices to AWS cloud services like AWS IoT Core or to more powerful edge devices running AWS IoT Greengrass.

A microcontroller (MCU) is a single chip containing a simple processor that can be found in many devices, including appliances, sensors, fitness trackers, industrial automation, and automobiles. Many of these small devices could benefit from connecting to the cloud or locally to other devices. For example, smart electricity meters need to connect to the cloud to report on usage, and building security systems need to communicate locally so that a door will unlock when you badge in. Microcontrollers have limited compute power and memory capacity and typically perform simple, functional tasks. Microcontrollers frequently run operating systems that do not have built-in functionality to connect to local networks or the cloud, making IoT applications a challenge. Amazon FreeRTOS helps solve this problem by providing both the core operating system (to run the edge device) as well as software libraries that make it easy to securely connect to the cloud (or other edge devices) so you can collect data from them for IoT applications and take action.

Amazon FreeRTOS was previously known as FreeRTOS.

Amazon FreeRTOS Customers
Schlage, Hive, Kimberly-Clark, Honeywell, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Amazon FreeRTOS Video
Sorry, no reviews are posted about Amazon FreeRTOS. Be the first to write a review. It's quick and easy!

If you work for Amazon and want to claim this page, contact us.
Buyer's Guide
Download our free Operating Systems (OS) for Business Report and find out what your peers are saying about Amazon, Canonical, Kinvolk, and more!
Updated: July 2022
Buyer's Guide
Download our free Operating Systems (OS) for Business Report and find out what your peers are saying about Amazon, Canonical, Kinvolk, and more!