Windows Embedded Studio
Embedded Studio is a set of development tools used to create custom Windows XP Embedded images based on the requirements of embedded system hardware and software
- In addition to providing componentized Windows XP Professional features, the component database included in Windows Embedded Studio also includes embedded-enabling feature components that enable a broad range of device scenarios, such as diskless and headless systems
- To achieve a highly granular level of customization, Microsoft divided Windows XP Embedded into clearly defined units of functionality called components
- Windows XP Embedded includes over 10,000 such components
- Each component includes data that allows you to mix and match with other components and build a customized operating system runtime image that meets the requirements of your specific embedded scenario.