The Intel Core i7 processor family is marching into the fifth generation. Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) is leading the parade with the XPedite7572, a secure and high-performance 3U VPX-REDI SBC. It is an optimal choice for computationally heavy applications requiring maximum d...
As the summer heat dies down and fall ramps up, so should industry activity after the typical summer vacation slowdown. However, it was still a fairly busy summer for announcements.
The original VMEbus specification was tightly coupled to the Motorola 68000 bus architecture; since then, the open architectures defined by the various VITA standards are no longer restricted to any specific processor technology. This feature takes a look at the status of the current choice of processors.