Reliance Nitro Improves Support for Linux, VxWorks with 4.2 Release

Reliance Nitro 4.2 provides support up to Linux kernel 4.9, VxWorks 5.5

BOTHELL, Wash. – December 21, 2016 – In January, Datalight will release Reliance Nitro 4.2, the latest version of its fault-tolerant embedded file system for a variety of operating systems.

This new release includes support for a range of Linux kernels, from 2.6.31 through kernel 4.9. Datalight is committed to supporting Long-term Support (LTS) kernel versions and validates each product release with these kernel versions. Also included in this release is support for VxWorks 5.5.

Reliance Nitro was designed from the ground up for high-performance applications. Dynamic Transaction Point™ technology provides 100 percent immunity from file corruption, even after unexpected system interruption. Reliance Nitro goes through extensive reliability testing, including more than 2 million random power cycle tests without a failure. Embedded applications can benefit from faster boot times after power loss, regardless of disk size. Datalight flash file system products are available on VxWorks, Windows Embedded Compact, Linux and many other RTOS operating systems.

About Datalight

Datalight, Inc. headquartered just north of Seattle, Wash., develops technologies to enable risk-free mobile data. Datalight file system and device driver software ensures reliability, performance and flexibility, and is used worldwide on many of today’s most well-known devices.  For more information, visit our website at or call 800.221.6630.