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Choose your Embedded Virtualization Solution Wisely

Using virtualization to consolidate various types of functions on multicore platforms is becoming increasingly popular. When evaluating virtualization approaches, however, the desire to employ the newest technologies needs to be traded off with the value [More…]

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The Yocto Project: Challenges and Opportunities

Complexity in processors and systems leads to complexity in software, especially with a vast open source entity like Linux. The Yocto Project helps developers navigate the path through complexity, hardware compatibility, source dependencies and open [More…]

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VPX Optical Interfaces Boost System Capabilities

New optical interfaces for VPX allow modules to communicate through backplane connectors to adjacent modules, racks and even remote systems. Compared with traditional copper connections, these optical links offer extremely high data rates across significant [More…]

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Conference Highlights the Computational Power of Graphics Processors and their Move into Mobile and Embedded

The GPU Technology Conference hosted by NVIDIA focused on new and powerful application areas made possible by advances in graphics processing that can also be applied to a wide range of computationally intensive applications, and [More…]