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A digital signal processor (DSP) is a specialized microprocessor designed specifically for digital signal processing, generally in real-time computing.

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Recent Trends in FPGAs Drive Adoption in Mil Apps

The adoption of FPGAs into rugged applications continues to increase at a rapid pace thanks to a number of factors. These factors, which make FPGAs more attractive and easier toRead More...

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Wireless Sensor Networks: Maintenance-Free or Battery-Free?

Today, we are entering this third wireless wave. Also known as “The Internet of Things,” the third wave utilizes wireless sense and control technology to bridge the gap between theRead More...

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COMIT Interface Standard for Next-Generation COM Products The Small Form Factor Special Interest Group (SFF-SIG), a collaboration of suppliers of embedded component, board and systemRead More...

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Meeting the Demand for COTS Safe and Secure Certification Evidence

The demand for safety and security certification evidence for hardware and software in systems has increased dramatically in recent years. In the past, this evidence was developedRead More...

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Products & Technology

High-Density AC-DC Adapters for Medical Applications A series of wall mount switching adapters, designed specifically for medical and information technology equipment (ITE)Read More...

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10Gb Ethernet PCI Express FPGA Accelerator Card

10 Gbit Ethernet PCI Express FPGA Accelerator Card A low-profile PCI Express FPGA accelerator card features a 10 Gbit Ethernet interface directly coupled to a Xilinx FPGA. TheRead More...

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New FPGAs Transform Real-Time Systems Architectures

FPGAs regularly steal headlines in current industry news for impressive feats of digital signal processing in radar and software radio applications. And, rightfully so! Many new FPGARead More...

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The Taming of the Multicore

In the popular Shakespeare comedy, The Taming of the Shrew, Lucentio travels to Padua to attend school at the local university. Upon his arrival he meets the beautiful Bianca and,Read More...

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Newest Embedded Technology Used by Industry Leaders

10 GigE Switches Provide IP Carrier Class Routing on 6U cPCI, VME and VPX A family of switches supports jumbo frames, full-wire speed Layer 2 bridging as well as Layer 3 UnicastRead More...

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Products & Technology

Extreme Rugged Methodology Comes to Mid-Range ETX As part of an initiative to extend its Extreme Rugged product lines, Adlink Technology has announced the first new Ampro byRead More...

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Digital Signal Processors at the Intersection of Form and Function

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Hybrid Signal Processing 3U VPX Board Teams DSPs with FPGAs

A new signal processing board features a mix of FPGAs and DSPs in the form of a large Altera Stratix II GX FPGA and one cluster of four ADSP-TS201S TigerSHARC processors from AnalogRead More...

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Development Platform Features New Texas Instruments Multicore DSP

Development Platform Features New Texas Instruments Multicore DSP  An off-the¬-shelf multiprocessor, multicore development solution features dual Texas Instruments (TI)Read More...

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Virtex-6 FPGA Module for Radar and Telemetry Applications

Virtex-6 FPGA Module for Radar and Telemetry Applications  A multichannel, high-speed data converter XMC module is designed for connection to HF or IF ports for communications,Read More...

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Eight New FMC Boards Offer Up to 5 Gig Samples/sec

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What Do We Call the Whatchamacallit?

How is it that very smart people seem to have similar ideas at around the same time? In our industry, when such a thing happens we tend to think of a trend, or in other cases of someRead More...

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New Class of Designs Features Latest Expansion of SHARC DSP Portfolio

Analog Devices has unveiled the newest additions to its SHARC portfolio of 32-bit floating point digital signal processors—the SHARC 2148x and SHARC 2147x series. Delivering aRead More...

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Four-Channel, 1.25 GHz D/A Module for Beamforming and Multichannel Waveform Generation

A high-performing D/A converter module for RF and IF waveform playback delivers four independent analog outputs, each through its own digital upconverter.  It also offers 16-bit D/ARead More...

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2D/3D Signal Processing Module Powered by FPGA

A new signal processing board developed to support the processing needs of NASA and the United States Army in applications that required both high data transfer rates and highRead More...

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OpenVPX Xeon-Based Rugged Server-Class SBC for ISR Applications

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First in a Family of Virtex-7 FPGA SDR Modules for UAV, Radar and Communications

The first member of a new high-performance software defined radio module—the Onyx family from Pentek—is a 4-channel, 200 MHz A/D XMC module based on the Xilinx Virtex-7 FPGA family.Read More...

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ReadyFlow Board Support Package Speeds Development

Pentek has announced new features for its ReadyFlow board support package (BSP) to simplify embedded development for its Cobalt, Xilinx Virtex-6 based FPGA module family. EnhancementsRead More...

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DSPs with PCI Express Interface Expand Embedded Connectivity Options

While PCI Express (PCIe) has become wildly successful throughout virtually all market segments, a few were slower to adopt this powerful serial interconnect standard. Wireless baseRead More...

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Virtex-6 Signal Processing Board Family Moves to CompactPCI System Designs

  Pentek has announced that its popular Cobalt board family is now available for use in CompactPCI (cPCI) systems. The migration to cPCI gives system designers full access to Pentek’sRead More...

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6U VPX board features 4th generation Intel Core processor

 A new 6U VPX processor board is based on the fourth generation Intel Core processor family (previously codenamed “Haswell”). The VR E1x/msd from Concurrent Technologies featuresRead More...

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A Floating Point Co-Processor for FPGAs

There was a time when if an application had some special functions that needed to be executed very fast and often, one alternative was to use an FPGA as a special-purpose co-processorRead More...

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VPX Board Set with High-End DSP for Aero and SIGINT

Two modules, both designed to meet demanding SIGINT, COMINT and radar processing applications, together with  FPGA engines and FMC I/O modules from Curtiss-Wright Controls EmbeddedRead More...

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PCI Express Radar Acquisition Card

A new PCI Express-based primary radar acquisition card indicates the continued response to the growing adoption of the PCI Express bus as the primary motherboard-level interconnect onRead More...

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Family of Accelerated Processors Opens the Doors to New Embedded Possibilities

The concept of combining multicore x86 functionality with a powerful parallel architecture graphics processing engine on the same piece of silicon has come of age and couldRead More...

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Virtex-7 Boards in XMC and VPX Form Factors

Two highly configurable modules feature advanced digital signal processing (DSP) capabilities and multiple I/O options and are available from 4DSP in both 3U VPX and XMC formRead More...

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XMC Module Boasts Eight 250 MSPS 14-bit A/Ds, Virtex-6 FPGA and 4 Gbyte Memory

A new XMC module integrates digitizing with signal processing on a PMC/XMC I/O module. The X6-250M from Innovative Integration has a Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA signal processing core, andRead More...

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OpenVPX Interoperability in SFF Signal Processing Platform Expands VPX Ecosystem

Elma Electronic Inc., in cooperation with Pentek and Concurrent Technologies, has developed a small form factor (SFF), OpenVPX-based signal acquisition system for processing andRead More...

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Two DSP-based 4/8-axis Advanced Pulse-train Motion Controllers

A pair of 4- and 8-axis motion controllers has been announced by Adlink. The AMP-204C and AMP-208C digital signal processing (DSP)-based 4/8-axis advanced pulse-train motionRead More...

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FPGA-based Front-End Processing with VPX

Complex systems—such as real-time image processing, electronic warfare systems and software defined radio platforms—require real-time execution of complex math functions. In processingRead More...