Processors & CPU

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

System-on-Module features real-time processing units.

January 30, 2015

Based on TI's AM437x 1 GHz single Cortex-A9 processor and four 200 MHz programmable real-time units, Model VAR-SOM-AM43 is equipped with up to 1 GB DDR3, 512 MB SLC NAND, and 32 GB eMMC. PRUs offload real-time processing from main Cortex-A9 CPU, managing deterministic tasks and supporting dedicated industrial protocols such as Ethercat, Profibus, and EnDat. Other key features include SGX530 PowerVR 2D/3D graphics accelerator, dual 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet, and dual band Wi-Fi/BT with MIMO. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Single Board Computer features 6U VME64X VMEbus form factor.

January 29, 2015

Based on 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 or i5 processor, Model XVME-6410 utilizes Intel 8-Series QM87 PCH chipset for extensive I/O support. Unit provides up to 16 GB of high-speed DDR3L removable memory with 1–64 GB flash memory optional. Two PMC/XMC sites can be used in any combination, and optional P0 connector allows 2 Gigabit Ethernet connections. Available in extended temperature models for -40 to +75°C operation, air-cooled processor board supports MS Windows® and Linux OS. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Switch/PCB Module facilitates VICTORY implementation.

January 27, 2015

As single-slot COTS module, VPX3-671 VICTORY fosters integration of networking elements needed to implement VICTORY (Vehicular Integration for C4ISR/EW Interoperability) standard on legacy and future ground vehicles. This rugged, SWaP-C optimized, 3U VPX module, comprising Ethernet switch and SBC, lets system integrators embed networking and vehicle management processing capabilities. Features include core subset of network switch and computing resources of Digital Beachhead™ subsystem. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Audio Monitoring Systems support desktop audio production.

January 19, 2015

Featuring Shadocaster™ nearfield scattering acoustic design, Models PX600 and PX300 enable tracking, editing, mixing, and mastering. Acoustic Pinpoint™ absolute positioning system helps ensure high repeatability from session to session and user to user for continuity-critical applications. All systems combine sonic precision of fully DSP-controlled active 3-way monitors, with flexibility of Monitor Control System and precision of ultra-low-jitter digital audio USB sound card. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

CPU Module offers wide temperaure support.

January 15, 2015

Available with WiTAS technology, Model AQ7-IMX6 operates in extreme temperatures of -40 to +85°C, making it suitable for transportation industry and many industrial applications. Module maintains power consumption of 3–5 W, due to use of Freescale® i.MX6 series processors. Additional expansion options include PCI-Express slot, CAN bus, I2C bus, SD card, and USB 2.0. Operating systems such as Android 4.0/4.4 and Linux 3.0.35 are supported. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Flexible Processors let users create custom instruction sets.

January 14, 2015

Blending fixed-architecture solutions with Application Specific Instruction-set Processor tools, Tensilica® Xtensa® LX6 and Xtensa 11 processors include core Xtensa instruction set architecture. Flexible length instruction extensions for Xtensa LX6 allow very long instruction word (VLIW) instructions from 4–16 bytes. Other features include option for run-time power-down of portions of cache memories, data cache block prefetch, and reduced dynamic switching power of processor logic gates. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Single Board Computer features 5th Gen Intel® Core(TM) processor.

January 12, 2015

Based on 5th generation Intel® Core™ processor with Intel® HD graphics 5,500, 5.25 in. Model EBM-BDW supports HDMI+LVDS dual display configurations and two 204-pin DDR3L SODIMM system memory with up to 8 GB capacity per SODIMM. I/O deployment includes 2 mPCIe ports, 1 HDMI, 1 CF, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 4 USB 2.0 ports, 1 COM port, and 16-bit GPIO. Equipped with built-in touch controller, SBC is suited for gaming, industrial, retail, digital signage, medical, and SMB storage applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wi-Fi Processor supports 160 MHz bandwidth.

January 8, 2015

Combining 802.11ac Wave-2 4x4 processor with beamforming and MU-MIMO support, Avastar® 88W8964 achieves 2.6 Gbps peak data rate for high speed and secure access points and smart gateways. MU-MIMO allows simultaneous and concurrent sessions from one access point to several client devices, while beamforming enables seamless streaming of HD video in locations where devices could previously maintain only minimal connection to network. In addition, 802.11mc provides precision location capability. Read More