CommAgility introduced the AMC-4C6678 Advanced Mezzanine Card. The AMC-4C6678 module features four of the latest TMS320C6678 fixed- and floating-point octal core DSPs from Texas Instruments (TI) running at 1.25 GHz, giving a total performance of 640 GFLOPS and 1280 GMACS. The AMC-4C6678 is available now. It is ideal for high performance DSP applications like image sensor processing, telecoms and stepper.
Kontron announced the AM4140 AdvancedMC processor module. The AM4140 features a Freescale QorIQ P4040/80 4/8-core processor, Serial Rapid IO, 10 Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express, and dual-channel memory (up to 8 GB ECC-RAM). It supports VxWorks 6.9, WindRiver Linux, and WindRiver Hypervisor. The Kontron AM4140 AdvancedMC processor module will be available this month. It is ideal for high-speed processing in telecommunications (such as RNCs, LTE and test equipment), military communications, and industrial and medical environments.
Kontron announced their AM4120 single-width AdvancedMC processor module. The AM4120 features the Freescale QorIQ P2020 Dual Core processor, up to 4GB RAM with ECC, redundant universal bootloader U-Boot, persistent memory, up to three GbE channels, and two RJ45 interfaces. The Kontron AM4120 module will be available in sample quantities this month. It is ideal for industrial automation, medical, networking, telecom, military transportation and avionics.
CommAgility introduced the AMC-2C6616 and AMC-2C6670 AdvancedMC modules. The AMC-2C6616 features the TI TMS320TCI6616 System-on-Chip (SoC) base station, and is ideal for LTE wireless base station applications, including development, trials and final deployment in the field. The AMC-2C6670 is based on the TI TMS320C6670 digital signal processor (DSP), and is ideal for high-performance applications in the mission critical, including public safety and defense, medical and high-end imaging and test and automation and other multicore high performance applications. The AMC-2C6616 and AMC-2C6670 will be sampling in January 2011.
Kontron announced the OM6040D MicroTCA integrated platforms. The Kontron OM6040D features a 10 Gbit/s Ethernet switched backplane, supports up to four high-end AdvancedMCs, hosts up to 16 Intel Xeon processor cores and 96 GB of RAM, two pluggable AC/DC power supply units, and a compact chassis (266 x 428 x 365 mm). The OM6040D is ideal for embedded systems like communications (data conversion and encryption), energy (smart grid infrastructure), industrial automation (high-speed video processing for quality control), medical (diagnostic applications with sophisticated image-enhancement techniques), and military and aerospace (radar towers). The Kontron MicroTCA platform OM6040D is available now.
The Kontron AM5030 is an Advanced Mezzanine Card with a quad-core processor. The AM5030 board features the Intel Xeon processor LC5518, which is based on the latest Intel microarchitecture and delivers with its 45nm process technology even lower power consumption and higher integration. The double-wide, full-size AMC module supports RedHat Linux, Windows 7, Windows XP and Windows 2008 Server. The Kontron AM5030 will be in serial production by the second quarter.
Concurrent Technologies introduced the AM 210/x0x Advanced Mezzanine Card (AdvancedMC). The AM 210/x0x is a single width, mid-height or full-height, processor module for AdvancedTCA, MicroTCA, Scope Alliance and proprietary platforms. Commercial temperature (0°C to +55°C) and extended temperature (-25°C to +70°C) variants are now available with either the mid-height or full-height front panel type. The AM 210/x0x module supports Linux, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, Windows XP Embedded, VxWorks, and QNX.
Kontron announced the AM4020 single-width AdvancedMC processor module. The AM4020 features the new Intel Mobile Core i7 processor, Intel QM 57 Platform Controller Hub, and up to 2 x 2.53 GHz. The highly-integrated Kontron AM4020 AdvancedMC processor board is available now in both mid- and full-size formats. It supports Windows XP, Windows 7,VxWorks 6.8, RedHat 5.3, SUSE 11.2, and Wind River Linux PNE 3.X.
The Kontron OM6061 is a carrier grade 1U MicroTCA platform. The Kontron OM6061 features an 8-fan front-to-back cooling set-up, an integrated 360W -48V or -60V power supply, and a cost optimized MCH module within in a 1U, 12.5 deep rack-mountable platform. The Kontron OM6061 MicroTCA platform offers six mid-size AdvancedMC slots for multiple system configurations. It is ideal for a wide assortment of central office and service aggregation point applications, ranging from SIP Servers, SSL Offload, and content-aware processing and QoS over Ethernet. The Kontron OM6061 is in full production with samples available immediately.