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New 72-Core Tilera™ Processor from VadaTech Powers MicroTCA Systems

  Henderson, NV – Sept 15, 2014 – VadaTech, a manufacturer of embedded boards and complete application-ready [...]

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New TRENTON PCI Express® Backplanes Expand PCIe 3.0 I/O Card Support

Latest PCI Express 3.0 backplanes maximize standard PCIe plug-in card interface speeds while lowering data [...]

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New Artesyn Embedded Technologies Server Blade Optimized for Network Function Virtualization and Deep Packet Inspection Applications

At the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) today, Artesyn Embedded Technologies announced the ATCA-7480, a new packet and [...]

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PICMG is a consortium of companies who collaboratively develop open standards for high performance telecommunications and industrial computing applications.

The members of the consortium have a long history of developing leading edge products for these industries. PICMG's purpose is to offer equipment vendors common specifications, thereby increasing availability and reducing costs and time to market.


GEN4 – A New High Performance Platform

While PICMG and its members are committed to the future of ATCA, we recognize that at some time in the future a [...]

High Speed Ethernet Fabrics for MicroTCA and AMC.2 Working Group

This effort is developing enumerated requirements that incorporate 10GBASE-KX4, 10GBASE-KR and 40GBASE-KR4 to the [...]

AdvancedTCA Extensions (PICMG 3.7) Update
advancedTCA extensions

The AdvancedTCA community is nearing completion of a fairly major enhancement to the core ATCA standard. This new [...] Learn More