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Datamax-O’Neil Portable Printers Built with Green Hills Software’s Real-time Operating System

Integrated System Software Solution Key to Product Success

Datamax PrintersEMBEDDED SYSTEMS CONFERENCE, SAN JOSE, CA—MARCH 31, 2009—Green Hills Software, Inc., the world leader in secure operating systems, today announced that Datamax-O’Neil, a company within Dover Corporation’s Product Identification Group, is using Green Hills Software’s real-time operating system (RTOS) technology in its microFlash® 2te serial and wireless portable thermal printers.

"We are extremely satisfied with the quality of Green Hills Software’s products, their ease-of-use, and stability" said Bob Koepke, director of software engineering, Datamax-O’Neil. "The INTEGRITY® RTOS technology is terrific, and the integrated debugging environment, including TimeMachine™, has been embraced with great enthusiasm by our developers. Finally, we are thrilled by the technical prowess and responsiveness of the Green Hills customer support. Green Hills Software helps Datamax-O’Neil to realize its mission of providing industry-leading portable printing solutions."

Datamax-O'Neil portable printers are used around the globe in route accounting, direct store delivery, retail and field mobile service applications. Customers include many Fortune 500 companies, including multinational retail establishments, national health and pharmaceutical companies, and global food and beverage distributors.

Datamax-O’Neil also works with leading VARs to provide customers complete offerings for integrated printing solutions.

About the microFlash 2te
Green Hills Software’s INTEGRITY technology is used in nearly all of Datamax-O’Neil’s portable printers, including the next generation of the microFlash 2t series. They offer the most reliable performance available, printing outstanding quality two-inch direct thermal receipts, proof of delivery documents, labels and invoices in the rugged mobile environment. The new 2te enhanced version comes with an integrated Bluetooth® option, lightning fast processing and external LED status indicators.

Whether in serial or wireless mode, the small and lightweight 2te is the winning choice for field service, route accounting, direct store delivery (DSD), logistics, home delivery and pre-sales systems. Its reliable print mechanism offers outstanding print clarity for graphics, bar codes and logos. The 2te provides the most reliable two-inch printing, shift after shift, month after month, year after year.

About INTEGRITY Technology
The INTEGRITY family of real-time operating systems includes INTEGRITY, velOSity™, and INTEGRITY-178B, all based on the same high-reliability, hard real-time microkernel architecture that scales from deeply embedded and mobile devices to the most safety and security-critical systems. The INTEGRITY family’s vast ecosystem of middleware, device drivers, 3rd party integrated software, and the innovative operating system-aware, integrated development environment – MULTI® - provides the ideal platform for next-generation connected devices.

"Green Hills Software provides a one-stop solution for real-time embedded systems software projects," commented David Kleidermacher, chief technology officer, Green Hills Software. "We are pleased that Datamax-O’Neil has put its trust in Green Hills Software to help bring products to market faster and with maximum reliability and performance."

About Datamax-O'Neil
Datamax-O'Neil is a trusted global provider of stationary and portable label and receipt printing solution products that enable manufacturing and supply markets to capture the benefits of automated product identification and automated legal and financial transactions. Datamax-O'Neil is the barcode and mobile printing business group of Dover Corporation's Product Identification Group (PIDG). The company's products address a wide variety of applications, including those in the industrial, healthcare, retail, automotive and ticketing market sectors. Datamax-O'Neil is headquartered in Orlando, Florida, and maintains key facilities in California, Illinois, and France, as well as sales and technical support offices around the world. Visit Datamax-O’Neil at

About Green Hills Software
Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software, Inc. is the technology leader in device software optimization (DSO) and real-time operating systems (RTOS) for 32- and 64-bit embedded systems. In 2008, the Green Hills INTEGRITY-178B RTOS was the first and only operating system to be certified by the NSA to EAL6+ High Robustness, the highest level of security ever achieved. Our royalty-free INTEGRITY® and velOSity™ real-time operating systems, µ-velOSity™ microkernel, compilers, IPv6-ready TCP/IP networking stacks, GateD® Layer2 switching and Layer 3 routing, MULTI® and AdaMULTI™ integrated development environments, DoubleCheck™ integrated static analyzer and TimeMachine™ tool suite offer a complete development solution that addresses both deeply embedded and high-reliability applications. Green Hills Software is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, with European headquarters in the United Kingdom. Visit Green Hills Software on the web at

Green Hills, the Green Hills logo, MULTI, INTEGRITY, velOSity, µ-velOSity, AdaMULTI, DoubleCheck and TimeMachine, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Green Hills Software, Inc. in the U.S. and/or internationally. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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