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June 2004

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

The IEEE has approved the start of work on four projects concerning IEEE 802.15 wireless personal area network (WPAN) standards. These projects involve a wireless mesh topology stanRead More...

Industry Insight

System Issues Drive Multi-GHz Connector Trends

As the industry moves away from parallel data buses toward high-speed serial interfaces, connector technologies are transforming to keep pace. Because just about every interconnRead More...

Industry Watch

Validating the First VME Renaissance Masterpiece

Recently at the Bus & Board Conference in Long Beach, California, Motorola unveiled its first product in support of the VME Renaissance, a Single Board Computer called the MRead More...

Interview

Microsoft’s Scott Horn Looks at the Future of Mobile and Embedded Devices

RTC: If there was any doubt concerning Microsoft’s seriousness regarding the embedded computing arena, those doubts should have long been addressed. To that extent, recently, Read More...

Publisher's Letter

Intellectual Property Battles May Impact Some Board Specifications

Intellectual property issues—specifically those surrounding certain connectors—may threaten to, at best slow down, and at worse throw a monkey wrench into, the worksRead More...

Software & Development Tools

Certification Requirements for Safety-Critical Software

Each industry and geo-political region is served by different safety certification standards. For example, IEC 60880 describes European standards for certification of nuclear poRead More...

Tech Feature

Building a Signaling Gateway within ATCA/AMC

To accompany the new ATCA standards defined by PICMG, a new mezzanine card open standard has been proposed by the PICMG committees. This capitalizes on the success of the PCI MezzanRead More...

Adapting XMCs to Popular High-Speed Fabrics

The VITA 42 Switched Mezzanine Card (XMC) standards, not surprisingly, continue to gain traction. Today’s embedded applications demand more of their platform hardware thanRead More...

Technology in Context

AdvancedTCA: A Showcase for Thermal Simulation and Shelf Management

The advent of AdvancedTCA has brought several new opportunities and challenges. The denser and larger blades in the 8U x 280 mm format boost performance with the power of switchRead More...

Advanced Managed Platforms Ensure Reliability for Communications and Server Blades

When forming an elite team to complete a high-level project, you need people who are at the top of their specialty, who function in-synch and who are flexible to respond to any Read More...