As announced recently on the Windows Embedded blog, Microsoft Windows Embedded is making an update release to the Windows Embedded Compact 2013 product to be available this spring. This update release includes integration to the latest Visual Studio 2013 through updated platform builder and application builder, and inbox Wifi device driver for TI SDP44xx. Make sure you check out the Windows Embedded blog for detailed posts about what this update release will contain.

So what’s interesting about this new update release to the Visual Studio community? Visual Studio provides a standardized platform for the Windows Embedded Compact developers through proven & familiar tools and a streamlined developer experience to improve their time to market. Visual Studio 2013 along with Platform builder and Expression blend provides a complete toolset to develop modern looking applications for the small footprint devices such as human-machine interface panels used to monitor processes in manufacturing, RFID scanners in retail environments, and portable ultrasound machines and diagnostic lab equipment in healthcare settings.

To learn more about the product including how to download a free copy of Windows Embedded Compact 2013, please visit the Windows Embedded Compact website.

 

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Windows Embedded Team