BROWSE BY TECHNOLOGY










RTC SUPPLEMENTS


April 2006

Executive Interview

RTC Interviews Pat Busby, CEO of Diversified Technology

RTC: Over the years that we ve been following Diversified Technology, the company has certainly lived up to its name, offering a variety of embedded computer solutions from full custom Read More...

Industry Insider

Industry Insider

Mesh Networking Proposal Selected for IEEE 802 Wireless LANs The IEEE 802.11 Working Group has passed a major milestone in the development of IEEE 802.11s, “Wireless LAN Read More...

Industry Insight

CompactPCI Express Links the Past and Future

PCI Express has the most momentum among today s high-speed point-to-point serial links, and its adaptation for the rigorous environmental requirements of embedded applications has creatRead More...

Advanced Switching on CompactPCI Express

Advanced Switching Interface (ASI) is an extension to PCIe that allows CPU-to-CPU communication and dynamic I/O mapping to work on top of the basic PCIe functionality. For multi-CPU sysRead More...

System Scalability with Switched Fabrics in CompactPCI

Matching the solution to the application is key to developing  designs that are both affordable and scalable for future performance upgrades, and benefit platform longevity.  The requRead More...

Industry Watch

A Delegation RTOS Can Slice Low-Value (Boring) Work from Real-Time System Projects

Even though a delegation RTOS model for Linux has been used in production systems for a decade, the underlying programming model is still somewhat controversial. In this model, programsRead More...

You Dont Have to Stop High-Availability Systems for Updates

Developers typically want to modify, enhance or correct parts of high-availability applications without having to bring the entire system to a halt, re-build and re-boot. Using current Read More...

Software & Development Tools

Achieving RAMS Objectives in Hard Real-Time Java Software

Creating reliable software is largely a matter of applying careful and disciplined software development and maintenance practices. However, the choice of programming language also playsRead More...

Solutions Engineering

VXS Processor Mesh Architecture: Powerful, Flexible, Compatible

VMEbus has morphed once again. One of the most promising developments is VME Switched Serial (VXS), also known as VITA 41. Like many of today s specifications, there are a host of subsiRead More...

Functionality and Design of AdvancedTCA Backplanes

The backplane is the heart of data transfer on the chassis. How good and fast its pulse or heartbeat is represents the performance of the entire system. In order to avoid placing architRead More...

Technology in Context

Using ZigBee Wireless Networking to Develop Commercial Products

ZigBee wireless mesh technology has been developed to address sensor and control applications with its promise of robust and reliable, self-configuring and self-healing networks that Read More...