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Press Releases from Altia (16 total)

Altia Announces Graphical User Interface Development Support for Renesas RX600 M …

Altia announces support of a new series of Renesas targets – the Renesas RX600 microcontrollers. Already a proven production pairing for a variety of Renesas products – including the Dx4-H, DR4-3D and SH7268/9, Altia expands its DeepScreen code generator support to include this new low power, low cost chip. To watch a video of Altia’s new target for Renesas RX600 in action, email info@altia.com to receive a download link. When developing

Altia Announced as Automotive User Interface Partner for New Freescale Vybrid™ …

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, June 20, 2012 – Altia, Incorporated, award-winning provider of user interface development tools for embedded displays, was announced yesterday as Freescale Semiconductor’s Select Partner for HMI development tools for their new Vybrid automotive devices. This winning combination of powerful silicon for multi-screen graphics from Freescale with Altia’s Design and DeepScreen user interface engineering tools will enable Vybrid automotive solutions customers to quickly and successfully implement and

Altia Releases Altia Design 10.1 with New DeepScreen Targets and More

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, November 29, 2011 – Altia, Inc., the award-winning provider of user interface engineering tools for embedded systems, announces the latest release of Altia Design. Altia Design 10.1 brings enhancements and several new hardware platform options to our tool suite. “Altia is proud to support such a wide variety of hardware targets. This empowers our customers to secure the best performing, best price processor for their

Altia Showcases User Interface Engineering Tools at embedded world 2011

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, February 16, 2011 – Altia, Inc., along with their German distributor, SalesParkOne, will join over 700 companies from the international embedded community to exhibit at embedded world 2011. Altia will be showcasing their award winning suite of user interface development tools at the embedded world 2011 exhibition from March 1-3, 2011. Representatives from Altia’s offices in the United Kingdom, France, Germany and the United States

Altia Honored with 2010 Celebrate Technology Award

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, February 26, 2011 – Altia, Inc., the award-winning creator of user interface design tools for embedded systems, was honored by Celebrate Technology as the organization’s 2010 winner in the Information and Communications category. Each year, Celebrate Technology honors companies in the Colorado Springs area in several categories related to technology, entrepreneurship, and innovation. In the past, the award has recognized companies in biotech, web/internet and e-commerce,

Altia Adds Director of Sales for New England

Altia is pleased to announce the appointment of our new Director of Sales for New England, Brian Hancock. Brian is a results-driven executive who specializes in helping Fortune 1000 companies achieve their corporate goals and objectives with innovative software solutions that accelerate new product development and improve the customer relationship. Brian has extensive experience with Operational Excellence, Six Sigma and Lean manufacturing. Prior to joining Altia, Brian maintained executive and Vice-President

Altia CEO Discusses Graphical Code Generators on Electronic Design

The editors of Electronic Design have published a new article from Altia’s CEO, Mike Juran — "Graphical Code Generators: Pair The Best GUI To The Lowest-Cost Hardware." In his commentary, Juran acknowledges the iPhone as the industrial impetus that has placed the graphical user interface (GUI) at the top of the list of new product design considerations. Next generation products — whether you’re designing cars or a treadmill — must be

Altia Executive Contributor to New SAE J2746 Software Assessment Repository

Altia congratulates SAE International on their launch of the SAE J2746 Software Assessment Repository, a program that not only provides direction to automotive embedded software developers about how to effectively report their software development capabilities, but also publish and promote this information to their base of customers and prospects. This repository consists of an online web-based database system that facilitates accurate and secure sharing of corporations’ software development capabilities.

Altia Announces New Corporate Blog Site

Altia, Inc., provider of HMI Development and Graphics Code Generation software for embedded systems, announces the launch of our corporate blog site, altia.com/blog/. The world of embedded systems is a robust and ever-changing place. Touch screens and embedded displays are constantly altering the competitive landscape and the strategies employed by developers. This blog will aim to help keep anyone interested up to date with the latest happenings both in the industry

Ford Fiesta Coming to US Shores – with Altia HMI on Board

Ford Motor Company has announced that their Ford Fiesta will be arriving in North American showrooms in the summer of 2010. Its dynamic user interface was created by global automotive supplier Visteon Corporation with Altia HMI development and code generation tools. The Fiesta’s red-on-black center stack displays serve as the hub for a wide array of climate and entertainment functions. Audio, SYNC, HVAC and other vehicle setting displays are

Altia to Discuss Rapid Prototyping at ARM Conference

Altia announces that Senior Applications Engineer David Marker will speak at ARM TechCon3 (formerly The ARM Developers Conference), which will be held from October 21-23, 2009 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. This conference, organized by the ARM Partner ecosystem, serves as the premier opportunity for interaction between engineers exploring or currently designing ARM hardware, software and systems. Mr. Marker is scheduled to speak about “Leveraging

Altia Executive to Speak at the IAA SVOX Forum 09

Altia announces that Peter Abowd, its President of Worldwide Automotive, will speak at the IAA SVOX Forum 09. This conference, which will explore the future of speech technology in the automotive and mobile industries, will take place on the grounds of the 63rd International Motor Show in Frankfurt am Main, Germany from September 21-22, 2009. Altia is proud to participate in this compelling dialogue about speech technology and its future

Altia HMI Offers “Major Advance” in Range Rover Information Cluster

Land Rover is receiving auto industry accolades for its 2010 Range Rover. Not only are critics praising the subtle updates to the Range Rover’s classic exterior, but they are raving about the exciting new additions to the vehicle interior. One of the most dramatic additions to the new Range Rover is the vehicle’s virtual instrument cluster supplied by Visteon Corporation. Traditional physical gauges no longer take center

Developers Use Altia to Mock Up Product Simulations with Realistic Hardware Cont …

New product development teams often need to create the illusion of a production-ready system before the product is even complete. Altia is proud to offer seamless integration to off-the-shelf, low-cost electronic hardware components that can be connected to a PC running an Altia simulation. These hardware components are available with different sensor options – like pressure, voltage/current, motion, and distance/range – that allow development teams to build physical

Altia Adds European Senior Applications Engineer

Altia is proud to announce the addition of our new European Senior Applications Engineer, Markus Friedel. Before joining Altia in late 2008, Markus gained extensive experience in both automotive software and HMI development at paragon fidelity GmbH, Siemens VDO and Grundig Car InterMedia System GmbH. He has managed and delivered successful programs in projects ranging from infotainment to communications to vehicular subsystems. His duties have spanned embedded software

Altia Releases New Version of PhotoProto GUI Prototyping Tool for Photoshop

Colorado Springs, Colo., May 1, 2007 - Altia, Inc. announces the newest release version 1.05 of Altia(R) PhotoProto(tm). PhotoProto automatically turns Adobe(R) Photoshop(R) artwork into working, interactive prototypes that can be packaged, emailed and run on a Mac or PC. Then, using other Altia tools (http://www.altia.com/products.php), users can generate source code for their GUI for targets such as Windows, VxWorks, Linux, QNX, TI OMAP, Solaris, etc. This saves interaction