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April 2005

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Scott McCowan, Artesyn Communication Products’ President

RTC: A recent article in the Financial Times (March 13, 2005) questioned whether or not the telecom industry was at the “End of the Party,” citing the fact that almoRead More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

SA Forum Specifi cations Realize Commercially Available Products The Service Availability Forum (SA Forum), has announced that its specifications are being implemented by industryRead More...

Industry Insight

USB Plug-and-Play Simplifies and Improves Data Acquisition on PCs

Data acquisition hosted on a personal computer has seen many improvements as computer hardware and software evolved over the years. The advent of the Universal Serial Bus, howevRead More...

Industry Watch

The Case for Ready-Made Processor Modules

When nonlinear disk-based recording first appeared in 1995, the choices for the embedded processor were limited and the application requirements were rather strict. This dictateRead More...

Software & Development Tools

Differentiating Embedded Products with BIOS Customization

The common BIOS in desktops, servers and laptops, which is a BIOS designed for the IT world, is designed to make those devices behave like general-purpose computers so we can all usRead More...

Solutions Engineering

Matching Device Drivers with Embedded Hardware

In today’s fast-paced world, the length of a design cycle for a product is increasingly critical to the projects’ success, whether that project is deployed in-house or iRead More...

Maintaining Functional Granularity in PC/104 Designs

The PC/104 standard has served yeoman duty in embedded applications since 1992, and it will continue to meet the needs of a variety of applications well into the future. The conRead More...

Technology in Context

PCI Express Form-Factors

One aspect leading to the popularity of PCI Express is that it can be used in two different ways. CPU-to-I/O tree: The first is a standard CPU-to-I/O communications bus, perforRead More...

Expanding PCI Express Horizons with Low-Cost Switches

Just over two years after the release of the PCI Express (PCIe) core specification 1.0a, products based on this new technology are already on the market. This rapid market adoption Read More...

Choosing the Right Programmable Logic Solution for PCI Express Applications

PCI Express is rapidly establishing itself as the successor to PCI, providing higher performance, increased flexibility and scalability for next-generation systems, while maintaRead More...

PCI Express Extensions Beyond the Motherboard Chipset

Though there have been some initial delays in the widespread introduction of PCI Express, the high-speed interface is well on its way to becoming one of the dominant serial inteRead More...