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Adding a REST API to OTA Connect

By Andy Doan in FOTA

August 9, 2018

The OTA blog series left users with a secured OTA Connect server. This article will describe how you can deploy an easy-to-use REST API to manage your devices.

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microPlatform update 0.25

Summary

Zephyr microPlatform changes for 0.25

MCUboot 1.2.0 contains mostly fixes around the serial bootloader. The Zephyr tree from the v1.13 development cycle contains several significant improvements and new features.

Linux microPlatform changes for 0.25

Linux microPlatform meta-osf layer was renamed to meta-lmp. Core layer updates based on the latest OE/Yocto master changes.

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Zephyr Development News 26 July 2018

By Marti Bolivar in zephyr-news

July 26, 2018

This is the 26 July 2018 newsletter tracking the latest Zephyr development merged into the mainline tree on GitHub.

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Zephyr Logging Survival Guide, Part 1: SYS_LOG

By Marti Bolivar in zephyr

July 24, 2018

An overview of Zephyr’s longstanding SYS_LOG API, or: Blog Drops Zephyr Log Bombs Without Qualms.

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Securing OTA Connect

By Andy Doan in FOTA

July 12, 2018

Part three of this blog series showed how to deploy an OTA Connect service in Google Kubernetes Engine that had a few security holes. This article will describe how to secure it.

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microPlatform update 0.24

Summary

Zephyr microPlatform changes for 0.24

New console and logging implementations for Zephyr, and an MCUboot heading to v1.2.0.

Linux microPlatform changes for 0.24

No significant changes have gone into this update. The previous update included updates to containers and the sources weren’t published. The URL used for authentication in lmp-device-register was updated.

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Zephyr Development News 10 July 2018

By Michael Scott in zephyr-news

July 10, 2018

This is the 10 July 2018 newsletter tracking the latest Zephyr development merged into the mainline tree on GitHub.

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microPlatform update 0.23

Summary

Zephyr microPlatform changes for 0.23

Zephyr’s first batch of v1.13 patches; code cleanups to the sample applications.

Linux microPlatform changes for 0.23

OSF Unified Linux Kernel updated to the 4.16.18 stable release. Default GCC version was updated to the latest upstream 8.1 release.

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Deploying OTA Connect

By Andy Doan in FOTA

June 27, 2018

Continuing with the OTA blog series part one and part two, this article shows you how to deploy OTA Connect using the OTA Community Edition into Google’s Kubernetes Engine (GKE). After completion of these instructions, you’ll have an OTA Connect server available on the internet with a single QEMU device registered to it.

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microPlatform update 0.22

Summary

Zephyr microPlatform changes for 0.22

The Zephyr tree’s history has been rewritten on top of the final v1.12 release, beginning the v1.13 development branch. The new Zephyr starting point is 4640305; this replaces f77bb75 from Zephyr microPlatform update 0.21.

Linux microPlatform changes for 0.22

Core layer updates based on the latest Yocto master changes.

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