NXP® offers a vertically integrated and comprehensive Linux®-based OpenWRT Broadband Home Router (BHR) application solutions kit (ASK) to OEM/ODMs inclined to build multi-segment network products based on the QorIQ® LS1046A communications processors. The field-hardened and feature-rich OpenWRT software package will enable the OEM/ODMs to significantly shorten their software design cycle and achieve quicker time-to-market without compromising on quality or features.
The turnkey software stack optimally leverages the packet accelerators within the QorIQ LS1046A and delivers wire-speed performance with less than 5% load on the Arm® core. Customers can benefit from the free CPU by adding more value-added services without the need of introducing redundant hardware, thereby reducing system costs. The BHR software, coupled with our QorIQ LS1046A communications processors, offers a highly-optimized, feature-rich network stack and scalable platform that will help customers meet the demanding needs of next-generation consumer or enterprise networks reliably and efficiently.