Gumstix Inc.'s Geppetto

Gumstix Inc. is so proud of the embedded systems it designed with its home-grown Geppetto design tool that it wants the wider world to enjoy similar benefits. Gumstix calls the new Geppetto 2.0 the most advanced version of the company's on-line build-to-order tool for designing custom-embedded Linux systems. This new iteration of Geppetto introduces Tux-approved recommended mappings for buses, ensuring optimal compatibility between customer-created hardware and standard Linux images. In addition, version 2.0 offers an expanded module selection, improved dimensioning, faster UI and video tutorials. As part of the Geppetto announcement, Gumstix also announced the Geppetto-designed AeroCoreTM 2 Micro-Aerial Vehicle Control Board and the Geppetto-designed Pepper DVI-D single-board computer.