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Lynx adds synchronous packet streaming to BlueCat

Feb 29, 2000 — by LinuxDevices Staff — from the LinuxDevices Archive — 2 views

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Lynx Real-Time Systems, Inc. today announced that PacketStream's Synchronous Packet Streaming (SPS) solution will run on the LynxOS real-time operating system (RTOS) and BlueCat Linux operating system.

The SPS solution, currently in beta testing and scheduled for availability later this year, enables the delivery and management of all services over Internet Protocol (IP) networks.

PacketStream's SPS solution provides classification, policing, and dynamic bandwidth management of voice, video, data, and multimedia traffic.

“PacketStream's SPS solution, supported by LynxOS and BlueCat Linux, overcomes the limitations of current IP networks to manage and deliver real-time, mission-critical, value-added services demanded by the emerging Internet market,” said Dr. Inder Singh, chairman and CEO of Lynx. “Our solution delivers guaranteed quality and performance of IP services across local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs),” said Francis Dinha, Chairman & CEO of PacketStream. “Combining our SPS solutions with LynxOS and BlueCat Linux, will allow embedded applications to utilize the capabilities provided by our SPS technology on two of the most complementary embedded operating systems in the

About PacketStream (

PacketStream, Inc. is a privately held research and development company, specializing in bringing Internetworking protocol (IP) based technology and advanced communications products to market. Founded in October of 1996, PacketStream created their background technology, called Synchronous Packet Streaming or SPS, which is the foundation of its product platform. PacketStream is headquartered in Pleasanton, California, near the heart of Northern California's Silicon Valley.

About Lynx Real-Time Systems (

Lynx Real-Time Systems, Inc. is a leader in embedded Linux and a pre-eminent developer and supplier of operating system software for reliable and high-performance embedded applications. Lynx products support industry standards in communications, avionics, automotive, office automation and process control systems worldwide, enabling customers to leverage their investments in software and education. Those Lynx offerings include: the LynuxWorks Architecture that supports both the open source BlueCat Linux OS and LynxOS, the scalable, real-time operating system; software frameworks for high-availability systems; development tools and technical support worldwide.

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