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October 2005

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Tom Quinly, President of Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing

RTC: VMEbus, now stretching to almost a quarter century of service in the military and elsewhere, continues to be the leading bus architecture in the military space. To date, VME has byRead More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

Rumblings on the Horizon for AMC? There appear to be a number of issues affecting the recently introduced Advanced Mezzanine Card (AMC) standard. A number of companies, including IntelRead More...

Industry Insight

Intelligent Power Management in High-Availability Applications

Over the past five years, CompactPCI has gained wide acceptance as the architecture of choice for equipment manufacturers developing high-availability embedded systems. Its powerful, stRead More...

Removing ATCA’s Architected Single Point of Failure

The AdvancedTCA (ATCA) architecture is rapidly gaining acceptance among telecom equipment providers and users of that equipment. This architecture’s mandatory shelf manager, typicRead More...

Software & Development Tools

Embedded Network Attached 6U Storage Blades Improve System Availability

In the embedded space, the PICMG 2.16 cPSB specification and the VITA 31.1 standard are two standards for embedded system area networking. The first uses the standard CompactPCI form-faRead More...

High-Availability Data Management for Real-time Applications

High availability for in-memory data management is usually achieved through redundancy, or maintaining two or more synchronized databases in an active/standby configuration. In case theRead More...

Solutions Engineering

Next-Generation VME Boosts Defense and Aerospace Applications

Since the turn of the century, it has become clear that the data bandwidth capabilities of parallel multidrop buses such as the VMEbus have been increasingly challenged in data-intensivRead More...

VITA 42 XMC Gains Momentum, Increases Flexibility

High-performance embedded systems have always tried to balance the need for raw processing power with the ability to move data—at high speed—in and out of the system. The VIRead More...

Deploying VITA 46 in Real-World Applications

Designed to address the performance and environmental limits now confronting VME64x, VITA 46 provides an open standard for hardware form-factor and electrical connectivity uniquely suitRead More...

Technology in Context

EPIC + PCI Express = EPIC Express: The Industrial Computing Platform’s Next Generation

When EPIC—the Embedded Platform for Industrial Computing—was introduced, it called for a future upgrade to the specification to support a serial fabric. PCI Express technoloRead More...

AMCs Make Modular Multiprocessing a Reality

Several standards have emerged to service the modular computing market. The Common Mezzanine Card (CMC) standard provides a small form-factor capable of supporting a CPU, system bridge,Read More...