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November 2005

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Diamond Systems’ Jonathan Miller

RTC: Sales of PC/104 and its derivatives appear to be skyrocketing and these products are rapidly displacing the other standards-based products in a variety of applications. In our annuRead More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

Xilinx Targets $2 Billion High-Performance DSP Market with FPGA Solution Roadmaps Xilinx has unveiled a strategy and set of product roadmaps to address what it estimates as a $2 bRead More...

Industry Insight

The Advanced Switching Advantage

The candidates for high-speed interconnect include several different technologies, such as Advanced Switching Interconnect (ASI), Ethernet, InfiniBand, Serial Rapid I/O (sRIO) and PCI ERead More...

Industry Watch

The Easy Way to Test a Board, BGAs and Interconnects

One of the most confounding tasks a hardware engineer comes upon happens when the first spin of a printed circuit board arrives. You work for weeks on schematic capture and layout. The Read More...

Publisher's Letter

Communications Market: The Same Old Players?

The communications industry continues to go through seething changes. Not only has the technology changed, but the names are changing and even the basic communications functions are difRead More...

Software & Development Tools

Build a Better Distributed System with a Hybrid Linux-RTOS Approach

There is no question that Linux has made great strides in recent years regarding its suitability for real time and high availability—witness the Linux 2.6 kernel and carrier-gradeRead More...

Java and Linux Make Natural Partners for Soft Real-Time Solutions

Modern soft real-time systems tend to be much larger, more dynamic and more complex than previous generations of products. They typically include multiple layers of software, some of whRead More...

Solutions Engineering

Standards-Based Platforms: The Path to ATCA Applications

The problem of delivering and supporting complex network elements for the telecom market has fallen naturally into two distinct development phases: system integration and element creatiRead More...

Building Scalability into ATCA and AMC

One of the favorite marketing terms associated with ATCA is “scalability.” Even though this feature is highly thought of and almost universally sought after, actual open-staRead More...

AMC Provides Foundation for ATCA Expansion and MicroTCA Chassis

In early 2004, PICMG approved the initial specification for a new packet-based, hot-swappable mezzanine interface for AdvancedTCA blades known as AdvancedMC (AMC). Featuring a large forRead More...

Tech Feature

High-Speed Protocols Remove Storage Network Bottlenecks

While most content today is voice- and data-intensive, tomorrow’s applications will be graphics- and video-intensive as the network infrastructure grows. These applications—Read More...

Technology in Context

Parallel and Serial Storage Interfaces

Today’s embedded applications require greater performance in storage systems, putting pressure on the storage industry to improve data bandwidth for more effective usage of operatRead More...

SAS and Embedded RAID-on-Motherboard Deliver Data Security

The demand for denser, less-expensive, higher performing storage solutions has led to the deployment of embedded RAID-on-motherboard (ROMB) technology in more and more systems. SolutionRead More...