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TMCNet:  Sage releases coreboot support for the Intel Atom E3800 (formerly Bay Trail) SoC

[June 12, 2014]

Sage releases coreboot support for the Intel Atom E3800 (formerly Bay Trail) SoC

(ENP Newswire Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) ENP Newswire - 12 June 2014 Release date- 11062014 - Sage Electronic Engineering has released its coreboot support for the Bayley Bay mainboard, written by coreboot engineer Martin Roth, to the open source community website (

'The open source boot initialization is an important component of a 707-millisecond boot to a Linux operating system kernel that Sage has developed for the Intel Atom E3800 SoC (System on a Chip),' Roth said. The Sage solution employed Intel's Firmware Support Package on the Bay Trail I SoC, supported commercial releases under the Atom, Pentium and Celeron brands. Previous Bayley Bay coreboot solutions for the Bay Trail M and D configurations have been released by Google employing Intel's Memory Reference Code.

Coreboot programming by Sage, which designs open source firmware solutions and products, was initially a co-development with Intel as part of the Fast Boot solution for time-critical applications.

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