Meeting the Challenge of OTA for Embedded Linux Systems


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  • Date: Friday, March 24 2023
  • Duration: 1 hour (with live Q&A)
  • Time: 11am – 12pm (CET)
  • Presenter: Simon Goda & Drew Mosleley – Toradex
  • Cost: FREE!


Webinar Overview:

In this webinar we look at the challenges of managing the process of updating software on embedded Linux systems remotely – often referred to as an Over The Air or OTA update.

The Webinar will cover:

  • The necessity and challenges of updating devices in the field
  • Security issues when dealing with remote device updates
  • The importance of a robust implementation
  • Additional security measures required for OTA
  • Adding an OTA mechanism to an embedded Linux build system, like Yocto.

Toradex will demonstrate how this challenge can be solved in a real world example, using the Torizon Platform on hardware featuring NXP i.MX Applications Processors.

Webinar agenda:


  • Common OTA features
  • Types of OTA – package based, image based
  • Challenges of OTA – power-cut tolerance, rollbacks security
  • Integrating with a build system
  • Open Source solutions for OTA
  • A Toradex solution

The webinar will consist of a one-hour session presented by Doulos Senior Member Technical Staff, Simon Goda and Toradex Technical Solutions Architect, Drew Moseley. Live Q&A with experts from Doulos and Toradex will be available throughout the broadcasts.

Simon Goda is a Senior Member Technical Staff based in Bristol, UK.

Drew Moseley – Toradex is a Technical Solutions Architect based in Florida, USA.

Attendance is free of charge

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24 March 2023



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