VITA 31.1: Extending VME via Ethernet switching

VITA Technologies (VME and Critical Systems) — December 13, 2005

Feature / Discussion: December 2005One easy way to add high-performance switched serial fabric data communications to VME systems is via the VITA 31.1 Ethernet architecture. Based upon the (PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers Group) 2.16 standard, VITA 31.1 adds an Ethernet data plane into legacy systems while relying on the tried-and-true VMEbus as the control plane.

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