VMETRO Updates and Expands Vanguard VME Bus Analyzer

10/27/2004 - VMETRO, the inventors of the first VMEbus analyzer, announced the update and expansion of the industries leading VME Renaissance enabled Bus Analyzer. The VME Renaissance initiative provides a significant upgrade to the more than 20 year old VMEbus architecture by specifying new high speed capabilities such as the 2eSST and 2eVME signaling protocols. The Vanguard VME Analyzer aids in debugging the added software and hardware complexity introduced as a result of these new capabilities.

Released in January 2004 the sixth generation, Vanguard VME Bus Analyzer, is based on the same highly advanced architecture as the other members of the Vanguard family and offers unprecedented levels of power, flexibility and ease of use. This update and product line expansion exemplifies VMETRO's continuing leadership in the VME/VXS industry.

The recent BusView 4.30 update adds the following enhancements and capabilities to the Vanguard VME Bus Analyzer:

In addition VMETRO announces its first Vanguard VME Bus Analyzer expansion module, a VME exerciser. This module provides the following capabilities:

"The Vanguard VME product brings a new level of productivity to the VMEbus engineer," says Thomas Nygaard, CTO at VMETRO asa and inventor of the Bus Analyzer. "The advanced features of the Vanguard VME Bus Analyzer will make the transition to the 2eSST protocol a much easier task."

The price of the Vanguard VME Analyzer starts at USD $11,900 while the VME exerciser starts at $4,220. Both products are available with a 2 to 4 week delivery world-wide.

VMETRO provides board- and system-level products for high-performance embedded real-time systems, with products based on open standards like VMEbus, PCI, RACEway, and Fibre Channel. Founded in 1986 in Oslo, Norway, and in the U.S. since 1987, VMETRO is the world's largest manufacturer of bus analyzers for standard buses such as VMEbus and PCI. VMETRO also offers an extensive line of high-performance real-time data recorders, PMC I/O controllers and modules for data acquisition and real-time data networking. VMETRO is listed as a Forbes International 200 Best Small Company and is traded on the Oslo Stock Exchange (OSE:VME). For more information, please visit www.vmetro.com.

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