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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
Curtiss-Wright: VPX3-1701
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...
High channel count and high performance
ApisSys SAS: AV113 3U VPX board
So many applications have a need for Analog to Digital (A/D) conversion, many of those with several channels. Finding a high channel count and high performance A/D converter can be a challenge – the AV113 3U VPX board from ApisSys may be your answer. Eight channels of 14-bit 1.25 Gsp...
Data flow help for 10 GbE
Acromag: XMC-6260, XMC-6280
With the adoption of 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) for video and other data sources, even the most powerful processors require help managing the data flow to prevent performance bottlenecks. Acromag’s XMC-6260 and XMC-6280 mezzanine modules provide a 10 GbE interface solution for data-in...
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: 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...