CompactPCI, CompactPCI PlusIO, CompactPCI Serial, Mezzanine Cards, PXI
Recent press coverage has heralded the beginning o a new "bus war," reminiscent of the competition between VMEbus, Multibus II and Futurebus during the 1980's. But will this new war produce clear winners and losers, as that war did? In this article Nag...
What about CompactPCI boards not found on the desktop? System designers considering the CompactPCI bus for their project’s hardware platform are attracted, not only by its bandwidth and Eurocard packaging, but by the promise of time to market and...
The success of any new embedded bus technology can be (to a certain extent) predicted by a look at 5 criteria for success. Meeting all 5 of these criteria assures the highest probability of acceptance. The absence of even one creates a weak link that m...
An introductory article on the new backplane bus for CompactPCI.