μEZ is an open source, middleware platform so there is no cost to the user. Customers can directly integrate μEZ into their embedded application for free or can contract with Future Designs to provide affordable integration services that are customized to your hardware and software requirements. Future Designs integration services are full turnkey and can cost as little as $10K and may require only 4 weeks of schedule time to complete and test. The goal of the μEZ platform is to provide underlying RTOS and processor abstraction enabling the application programmer to focus on the value-added features of their product. μEZ is an optional platform that enhances portability of application code to multiple ARM(r) platforms with high reusability.