Digi ConnectCore 6UL System Development Workshop

Thursday 2nd November 2017

With our partner Digi International.


This event gives participants a technical jump-start with the new ConnectCor 6UL using Linux Yocto to develop sensor and communications processing systems. This whole day, hands-on, workshop will include an introduction to the latest device features and provides a guide to setting up the tools for Yocto Linux development, system security and examples of how to connect to different sensors and I/O devices with the development boards. Particiapnts will leave with a working knowledge and resources to start their own application development based on the ConnectCore 6 System-On module platforms.

The workshop is free-of-charge, and attendees will be provided with refreshments and lunch during the course of the day. Attendees will also be offered a special promotional on the Connect Core 6 and 6UL development kits used at the workshop.

Free WiFi access, stationery and training material will be provided.

Development kits and development PCs preloaded with the development tools will also be provided. Participants may be requested to pair up and share a kit and PC for the training.

The training will take place at Solid State Supplies’ offices in Redditch, where there is ample free parking available. The address and directions can be found here.

This is running in conjunction with Digi RF & M2M Workshop – Wednesday 1st November.

09:00 Registration and welcome
9:30 Partner Introduction
Digi Introduction
Digi Embedded hardware and software overview:
– Digi embedded hardware and software overview
– Embedded Key Applocations
10:30 Remote Management & Data access using Device Cloud
11:00 Digi Embedded Yocto Part 1
11:30 (Coffee) Break
11:45 Digi Embedded Yocto – Overview, System Architecture, Features, Benefits – Development
Environment Setup & First Steps
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Digi Embedded Yocto Part 2
15:00 (Coffee) Break
15:15 Digi Embedded Yocto
– Application development introduction
– Yocto graphical user interface integration with Qt
– U-Boot Bootloader Introduction
– Device Tree Introduction
16:30 Q&A
Accommodation and further details

I want to attend – If you wish to attend our free seminar you must register through our website, we will send you an acknowledgement to confirm your registration.

What if I cannot come? – If you have registered and subsequently cannot attend we ask that you let us know by sending an email to digi@sssltd.com as soon as possible so that we can open the space to another registrant. If you haven’t registered because you can’t make it but would like to be kept informed of future seminars please email us with this request to digi@sssltd.com.

Costs – While the seminar is free, attendees are responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses.

Cancellation – In the very unlikely event that we have to postpone or cancel the seminar for whatever reason we will try to provide you with as much notice as possible. We take no liability for any travel, accommodation or any other losses incurred by you should we postpone or cancel the seminar.


If you need somewhere to stay there are several hotels near our office, here are a couple of suggestions:-

  • Premier Inn :- Bordesley Lane, Alvechurch Highway, Redditch, B97 6AQ. Tel. 0871 527 9372 ,www.premierinn.com
  • Marston’s Inns:- Meadow Farm, Dagnell End Lane, Redditch, B98 9BJ. Tel. 01527 585639,www.marstonsinns.co.uk


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