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September 2005

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Connie Austin, CEO of ZNYX Networks

RTC: Znyx Networks is a recognized innovator and leader in ATCA. Having been one of the first companies to deploy ATCA, what were some of Znyx’s observations at this SuperComm comRead More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

PXI Express Specification Increases PXI Bandwidth 45X, Preserves Compatibility The PXI Systems Alliance has announced the PXI Express specification, which integrates PCI Express anRead More...

Industry Insight

FPGAs and DSPs – What Makes Sense for Your Design?

DSPs from traditional vendors like Texas Instruments and Analog Devices have been the primary choice for signal processing applications for many years. While they are still widely used Read More...

Reduce Development Time by Replacing DSPs with FPGAs

Performance requirements and expectations in many embedded systems markets are constantly increasing. In markets such as military and aerospace, medical imaging and telecommunications, Read More...

Simulation of Fixed Point Arithmetic in Signal Processing Applications: DSP and FPGA

Signal processing algorithms are ubiquitous. One aspect of the design process is quantization: the process of converting a floating-point application to a fixed-point representation. ThRead More...

Software & Development Tools

Leveraging Multi-Core Processors for High-Performance Network Elements

The industry trend toward multi-core processors is picking up steam, and for good reason. Compared to conventional uniprocessor chips, multi-core processors deliver significantly greateRead More...

Who’s Afraid of Asymmetric Multiprocessing?

Symmetric multiprocessing (SMP) is a well-known way to make a number of software tasks run concurrently by distributing the processing load among multiple CPUs. SMP designs typically haRead More...

Pardon the Interruption! Two Approaches to RTOS Interrupt Architectures

A fundamental challenge in RTOS design is supporting asynchronous access to internal RTOS data structures by interrupt service routines (ISRs) and RTOS services. However, while modifyinRead More...

Dual-Mode RTOS Makes Convergent Processor Performance Shine

With the demand for sophisticated multimedia capabilities and connectivity, today’s embedded applications need a convergent solution where DSP functionality blends with control. MRead More...

Solutions Engineering

GPS and Precision Timing Make Widely Dispersed Systems More Efficient

Synchronizing the time and frequency of events in widely dispersed digital networks is essential in a broad range of today’s electronic systems. Doing so accurately and precisely Read More...

Technology in Context

Using PDAs and Wireless Technology in Remote Machine Monitoring

Scientists and engineers are finding ways to incorporate personal digital assistants (PDAs) and cellular phones into measurement and control applications. One area where these devices hRead More...

Wireless Data Networking Eases Remote Device Management

Until recently, finding secure, reliable remote device management solutions has been a difficult process. Attempts to network remote equipment to make it more productive have suffered fRead More...