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Jump Start Course

Get started quickly. And with confidence.

From getting started with Yocto Project and setting up your embedded Linux development environment and booting a dev kit — to building and debugging your application — you (and your team) undoubtedly have plenty of questions about the best way to get productive in a hurry. Look no further …

We’ve tailored a program — the Timesys Jump Start Service — through which a Timesys engineer will deliver a customized, two-day embedded Linux training with hands-on exercises based on your application requirements. The Timesys Jump Start Service — which is typically delivered for a maximum of two people — begins with a review of your project and identification of your mini goal(s), after which we customize hands-on exercises, set up a training agenda, and work with you to accomplish your mini goals.

The Timesys Jump Start Course typically includes the following:

Development Environment Set Up

  • Set up development environment on your team’s workstations
  • Boot development kit(s) with prebuilt images
  • Custom Yocto Project meta layers
  • Rebuild and deploy an updated Board Support Package (BSP)
  • Create an SD card image
  • Boot the development kit

Development Tools Customized Training

  • How to assemble and deploy an initial BSP and set up the development environment with a matching Software Development Kit (SDK)
  • How to use the TimeStorm IDE to create, compile, and debug an application
  • How to modify and deploy a graphical application using the Qt framework
  • How to add / delete / configure packages
  • How to perform kernel customization and apply patches
  • How to overlay applications
  • How to customize the boot scripts

Hands-On Exercises

  • Review of frameworks and modules used
  • Debugging of application code

Want to get a jump on your embedded Linux development?

Contact us for a free, 30-minute consultation to discuss how a Timesys engineer can work with you and one of your colleagues on a customized 2-day workshop to help you get your embedded Linux development up and running, quickly and easily. Please schedule a complimentary consultation via our online form, email us at or call us at 1.866.392.4897 (toll-free) or +1.412.232.3250.

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