CompactPCI, CompactPCI PlusIO, CompactPCI Serial, Mezzanine Cards, PXI
In the coming years, the digitalization of the rail industry will be the dominant task for train and track operators as well as for the OEMs and automation vendors that supply them. The aim is to make rail transport safer, more efficient and customer-friendly.
The Network Switch technology is envisioned to be the answer to the phenomenal demands on intercommunication transfer speeds between servers that is becoming all too evident in today’s client-server architecture which is prevalent in all data processing environments. The Network Switch technology is based completely on standards with no aspects of the technology being proprietary. With the industry’s commitment to PCI Express technology, it provides a migration path to a newer generation of technology and thus potentially extending its life cycle.
Can the CompactPCI and Ethernet combination really beat legacy VME systems?