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Designing the Next Communication Platform with ATCA

The Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture (ATCA) is the only open
standard optimized for next-generation communications equipment, and
the economic and re-use efficiencies that can be achieved by using it are
compelling. A carrier-grade solution can be developed using standard hardware
and software building blocks from a variety of ecosystem suppliers.
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Designing a Strong System Management Foundation Within ATCA Systems

While the ATCA standard specifies many aspects of the implementation,
it leaves ample room for designers to implement their
specific design, including IPMI infrastructure, shelf management
functionality, HPI and system management. Design choices
include integrating the shelf manager into the system’s switch
fabric, thus gaining significant advantages.
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Concerns About Embedded Linux

What is the value proposition of an embedded operating system? That it is real-time? That it offers high-performance? That it is scalable? That it is reliable? That it is configurable? That it offers broad tool [More…]

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Closing the Requirements Gap with Unambiguous Models

The ability to unambiguously define and closely track requirements in
the course of a project can have a huge effect on the cost and success
of the project. Aspects of the Unified Modeling Language can help
bridge the gap between requirements and engineering. [More…]