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Industry’s first FMC/VPX carrier with optical backplane interface
Pentek, Inc.: Flexor Model 3312 FMC
Rarely do you see as much enthusiasm displayed during a product briefing as that exhibited by Rodger Hosking, Vice President of Pentek. He was as thrilled as a grandfather bragging about his first grandchild! His excitement was over the Flexor line of FMC (FPGA Mezzanine Card) carriers and...
Industry’s first FMC/VPX carrier with optical backplane interface
Pentek, Inc.: Flexor Model 5973
Rarely do you see as much enthusiasm displayed during a product briefing as that exhibited by Rodger Hosking, Vice President of Pentek. He was as thrilled as a grandfather bragging about his first grandchild! His excitement was over the Flexor line of FMC (FPGA Mezzanine Card) carriers and...
Ultra high-speed ADC on an FMC
4DSP: FMC160
When doing analog to digital conversion, high sample rates can be very critical. Adding the capability to the increasingly popular FMC form factor is even better. 4DSP announced the release of two new FMCs for high-speed data acquisition and generation. The FMC160 provides one 12-bit A/D c...
Feature rich and power efficient
Concurrent Technologies, Inc.: VR E1x/msd
It never ceases to amaze how much functionality can be placed on today’s 6U Single Board Computers (SBCs). While the package pin-count continues to grow, the chip count goes down with increasing functionality going into each new generation of processors and chipsets. Concurrent Techn...
COM Express gets rugged
MEN Micro, Inc. : VITA 59 Rugged COM Express
It was no magic, just hard work as the MEN Micro team dealt the cards with the secret of making COM Express rugged. They have been working for some time now to define a new standard for rugged mezzanine cards. The effort was announced as Rugged COM Express. The new VITA 59 standard enables...
Conduction Cooled XMC with Dual Channel 10 Gigabit Ethernet Interface
TEWS Technologies LLC: TXMC387
Thermal management is a critical issue for many harsh environmental conditions including defense, industrial, communication, networking, and transportation applications. The TEWS TXMC387 is a dual channel 10 Gigabit Ethernet conduction cooled Switched Mezzanine Card (XMC) module supporting...
New ‘sweet-spot’ for COTS performance for C4ISR and HPEC applications is fabric agnostic
Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions: VPX6-1958 6U VPX Intel Core i7 Haswell Single Board Computer
Today’s processors are outpacing I/O bandwidth, 40Gbps I/O takes a step towards closing the gap. The newest member of Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions’ Fabric40™ family, the VPX6-1958 is a rugged, high performance 6U OpenVPX™ single board computer that comb...
VME and VPX one-two punch for design flexibility in new or existing systems
Aitech Defense Systems: VME-based C111 and the VPX-based C112 rugged single board computers
Aitech Defense Systems Inc. launched a pair of rugged single board computers based on the Freescale 12-core T4240 QorIQ processor architecture. Both the VME-based C111 and the VPX-based C112 provide integrated performance characteristics that enable enhanced processing in data-intensive ru...
Get a jump on the competition
BittWare, Inc.: 6U VPX Channelizer System
Time to market is important to any electronics design team. The Electronic Warfare and Radar Development System from BittWare is a complete, fully-tested and configured Stratix V development environment with high-speed data conversion ideal for time-critical military applications. The sing...
608 GFLOPS of full throttle performance and the I/O bandwidth to match
Mercury Systems: Ensemble® HDS6602 High Density Server
High performance embedded computing just reached a new milestone with the innovative fabrication and cooling tech-nologies found in the Mercury Systems, Inc. Ensemble® HDS6602 High Density Server. The Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v2, combined with Mellanox’s ConnectX...
XMC Dual CFast Controller/Adapter Features Hot Swap Removable Device plus On-board Storage
Technobox, Inc.: 6183 dual CFast XMC adapter
Storage is a must for embedded systems. Technobox, Inc. has announced a unique SATA-based storage solution in its 6183 dual CFast XMC adapter that accommodates two CFast devices -- either the Type 1 or 2 -- with one affixed to an on-board site and the other removable via the front panel po...
Zynq changes game
Alpha Data: ADM-XRC-7Z1
ARM processing cores are showing up in more platforms each month. The ADM-XRC-7Z1 from Alpha Data features the Xilinx Zynq System-on-Chip on an XMC form factor.

“Xilinx Zynq is a game changer for the embedded market. The performance of dual ARM Cortex-A9 processors, tightly coupled...
It’s all about customization, OpenVPX module features user-programmable FPGA
Creative Electronic Systems: FIOV-2310
Customization of hardware is a key advantage when building intelligent computing platforms. Creative Electronic Systems SA (CES) has announced the FIOV-2310, a 3U OpenVPX module with a Xilinx Kintex-7 325T/410T user-programmable FPGA at its core. The FIOV-2310 allows the flexible configura...
Multicore goes to the next level
X-ES: XCalibur1840
Multicore processors are extremely beneficial in improving performance and optimizing the performance/energy ratio. Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) has introduced the XCalibur1840, a 6U OpenVPX module featuring the Freescale QorIQ T4240 or T4160 communications processor. When co...
Putting it all together
Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions: CHAMP-FX4 6U OpenVPX Xilinx Virtex-7 FPGA Processor Card
There never seems to be too much when it comes to having programmable hardware. The CHAMP-FX4 from Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions is an OpenVPX 6U FPGA engine featuring triple on-board Xilinx Virtex-7 devices in a single chassis slot. The board’s processing throughput is r...