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Deployment in scalable subsystems right to the tactical edge
Mercury Systems: Ensemble LDS3506
Taking the server on 3U VPX a step further, Mercury Systems is adding a Xilinx FPGA. The rugged OpenVPX Ensemble LDS3506 processing module integrates an Intel Xeon processor D system-on-chip (SoC) with Xilinx’s UltraScale FPGA in a size, weight, and power (SWaP)-constrained 3U packag...
Ethernet switch and SBC in one module claims VICTORY
Small, modular computing is forcing a new look at system architectures. Curtiss-Wright Corporation’s VPX3-671 module is a great example. Curtiss-Wright claims that the VPX3-671 Ethernet Switch and single board computer (SBC) is the industry’s first single-slot commercial off-th...
A true single board computer for VME
Concurrent Technologies, Inc.: VP B1x/msd
VME single board computers are now truly a single board. The VP B1x/msd, a 6U VME board based on a 4th generation Intel Core i7/i5 processor from Concurrent Technologies is a prime example. The VP B1x/msd include a processor and an Intel HD Graphics 4600, which has 20 execution units and c...
Rugged recording in a portable package
Pentek, Inc.: Talon Model RTR 2736A
Front Panel Data Port (FPDP) is very popular in signal processing platforms. Pentek leverages FPDP in the Talon Model RTR 2736A multi-channel Serial FPDP (sFPDP) rugged portable recorder, suitable for military and aerospace, radar, and communications applications. The RTR 2736A is capable...
Parallel computing gets rugged
Tech Source Inc.: Condor GR2
Graphics and video processing are key elements of many critical embedded systems. The Tech Source Condor GR2 3U VPX is a new rugged 3U VPX form factor graphics/video card with general-purpose graphics processing unit (GPGPU) capability, developed specifically for supporting the CUDA parall...
A revolution in military and aerospace image capture and pre-processing
Wolf Advanced Technology: XMC-FGX-TEGRA-K1
WOLF Advanced Technology is leading a revolution in military and aerospace image capture and pre-processing. Leveraging NVIDIA’s latest technology 28 nm Tegra-K1 APU packed with five ARM cores, 6 GB low-power LPDDR3 memory, 325 GFLOPs CUDA processing and less than 20 W power usage,...
Fabric mapping modules automate optimization of OpenVPX backplane topologies
Dawn VME Products, Inc.: Fabric Mapping Module (FMM)
VPX backplane design is critical to implementing a VPX system, and the abundance of options makes it a daunting task. Dawn VME Products has introduced their Fabric Mapping Module (FMM) connector-less backplane micro-overlays to simplify and automate the optimization of backplane topologies...
Long live VMEbus!
IOxOS Technologies SA: ALTHEA 7910
Over 30 years since the introduction of VMEbus, the technology remains a mainstream contender. VMEbus bridge parts are critical to the continued success. IOxOS Technologies is releasing the ALTHEA 7910, a PCI Express x4 GEN1/GEN2 to VME64x transparent bridge embeds a DMA engine that works...
Reduce time-to-market with the performance you need
Innovative Integration: ePC-Duo
The Innovative Integration ePC-Duo is a user-customizable, turnkey embedded instrument that includes a full Windows/Linux PC and supports a wide assortment of ultimate-performance XMC modules. With its modular I/O, scalable performance, and easy-to-use PC architecture, the ePC-Duo reduces...
Complete data acquisition, signal processing, and storage solution
4DSP: FM788 XMC
The race to improve signal processing performance and capture density is never over.
4DSP’s FM788 XMC is designed to deliver performance for beamforming, direction finding, RADAR, and satellite communications. Based on Xilinx’s Virtex-7 and featuring eight 16-bit A/D channels r...
New era of ARM processor-based computing for defense & aerospace
ARM processors have slowly been making inroads into traditional single board computer (SBC) commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) markets, especially in applications where low power consumption is critical. A new family of rugged VPX SBCs from Curtiss-Wright brings the new era of ARM processor-b...
Monitoring your system’s health
Orbit Electronics Group: HMC-A System Health Monitor
Complex computer systems require monitoring to be sure that all system components are
operating correctly and at their optimum performance. HMC-A System Health Monitors from Orbit Electronics Group are among the most advanced such components available today. They are available in three mod...
Custom designs made easy
Molex, Inc.: Backplane Pin Map Configurator
Engineers are always looking for an edge during product design. Backplane configurations
resulting in unused pins add unnecessary size and cost. Balancing performance and cost is key to successful backplane design. A new Molex online configurator tool provides that edge by quickly generati...
See the light with active optical cables
Zephyr Photonics, Inc.: ZMACS 20 ruggedized 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet Active Optical Cables (AOCs)
Optical connections are gaining in critical embedded applications. The Zephyr Photonics’ ZMACS 20 ruggedized 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet Active Optical Cables (AOCs) are EMI-resistant optical interconnects for harsh environments. They are ideal for high-speed control and data systems...
COTS chassis manager for VPX
Pigeon Point Systems: ChMM-700R/Chassis Manager
The popular VPX technology has long been missing a key element: a commercially available chassis manager. Pigeon Point Systems has delivered the first COTS chassis manager based on VITA 46.11, recently adopted as a Draft Standard for Trial Use. The Pigeon Point Chassis Manager is delivered...