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RTC SUPPLEMENTS


May 2005

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Wendy Vittori Vice President and General Manager, Motorola Embedded Communications Computing

RTC:Motorola has long been identified as the leader in VME. Recently, there has been talk about some products going to end-of life, and Motorola’s commitment to VME has been questRead More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

Switchmaxx and PTI Team on VoIP Migration for Small and Mid-Size Carriers Performance Technologies Phonetics LC, developer of Switchmaxx Unified Self-Care solutions for rural telcos;Read More...

Industry Insight

Adding Flexibility to ATCA for Non-Telecom Applications

Design flexibility is one of the most important issues in electronic packaging. A packaging supplier must be an expert in the bus structure, the latest specifications, thermal managemenRead More...

Optimizing PCI Express Switch and Bridge Architectures

Current generations of parallel protocols, such as PCI-X and PCI, face significant challenges in maintaining the high data rates required to provide efficient use of computing and peripRead More...

Accelerating the AdvancedTCA Ramp with Adaptable Shelf Management

The AdvancedTCA architecture is rapidly gaining acceptance among telecom equipment providers and consumers. This architecture specifies a mandatory shelf manager, which is recommended tRead More...

Publisher's Letter

Will the Next Bill Gates Please Stand UP?

There were at least two items I found disconcerting in the news in the last couple of weeks. One was a preview of his soon-to-be released book by New York Times columnist, Thomas FriedmRead More...

Software & Development Tools

VoIP Gateways: Enabling Platforms for Network Convergence

The convergence of traditional voice traffic onto the data network infrastructure promises significant benefits, such as reduced costs and simplified network management for carriers andRead More...

Using Turnkey Reference Platforms to Speed VoIP Gateway Implementation

The many factors driving the trend toward VoIP include the growing consumer adoption of low-cost broadband; the emergence of cost-effective VoIP technology based on technical standards Read More...

Leveraging the ATCA Platform for VoIP Media Gateways and Media Servers

The latest development in hardware platforms is PICMG 3.0, commonly known as the Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture. “ATCA” is a new hardware and computing platform desRead More...

Solutions Engineering

Cluster Computing and I/O: What Blade Servers Miss, CompactPCI Can Hit

The first blade server was a pre-PICMG 2.16 product, designed to port the CompactPCI form-factor into a blade server architecture. This early predecessor to today’s proprietary blRead More...

Technology in Context

Telecommunication Applications for Ten Gigabit Ethernet

Packet-based Ethernet has evolved over the years to become the most used network standard in the world. Ethernet's low cost, ease of installation and maintenance, combined with its reliRead More...

Ethernet Gets Fatter

What other choice is there, with gluttonous users demanding more and more storage space, and hungry researchers insisting that reams of important data be backhauled nightly, and scientiRead More...

Using Advanced Gigabit Ethernet Switches for Traffic Management

Intelligent Gigabit Ethernet switches are used in traffic management applications to offload tasks from the CPU that have been traditionally done in “switch/router” protocolRead More...