Microchip Technology announced Monday the availability of MPLAB Harmony Version 1.0, which was described as a “fully integrated firmware development platform for all 32-bit PIC32 microcontrollers (MCUs).”
According to Microchp’s release, “It takes key elements of modular and object-oriented design, adds in the flexibility to use a RTOS or work without one, and provides a framework of software modules that are easy to use, configurable for specific design requirements and that are purpose built to work together.”
- MPLAB Harmony Configurator for fast driver and middleware settings management
- A pro graphics library in addition to functional and performance improvements across many of the Harmony driver libraries
- IPv6 certification of the Microchip TCP/IP stack
The MPLAB Harmony Integrated Software Framework is supported by Microchip’s free MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment (IDE). The MPLAB Harmony basic framework is currently available as a free download.
Source: Microchip Technology, Inc.