DM8168/DM8148 Professional SDK

RidgeRun Professional SDK is the supported version of RidgeRun SDK intended for commercial product development.

   Main Features

  • For SoCs with A/V hardware accelerators, professional SDK includes the GStreamer framework. It also includes RidgeRun's valued-add GStreamer Daemon.

  • Includes profiling and debugging tools for Linux.

  • Includes graphics toolkits (Like DirectFB, QT, etc) if they make sense for your platform. RidgeRun provides support for choosing the right technology for your needs.

  • Includes many open source packages already integrated with the SDK.

  • SDK delivered as a shared git or gitlab repository.

  • Depending on the processor, other features have been integrated such as boot from SD card, UBIFS with simplified manufacturing NAND pre-programming support, CMOS sensor support, programming NAND using an SD card, and WiFi support.

  • Centralized Makefile-based build system

  • EZSDK Integration - optimized version with multiple bug fixes.

  • Custom GStreamer release for DM81xx devices.

  • Dual capture support - add-on required.

  • MJPEG encoding - add-on required.

  • Writeback support - add-on required.

  • Multiple V4L2 drivers available to capture component, HDMI, composite - this is available as SDK add-on.*

    *Add-on must be purchased separately.


The Professional SDK is licensed under RidgeRun Software License Agreement. Still, the SDK is mainly composed of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) packages, so the license for those packages is governed by the applicable FOSS license.

Custom Engineering Services

RidgeRun also offers custom engineering services. These hours are purchased separately from the SDK. The custom engineering hours can be used for phone, email, chat, Webex support, or services like driver development, application development, custom board porting and bring-up, etc.

DM8168/DM8148 Professional SDK allows you to easily test the main features of the boards listed below. 

Platforms Supported



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