GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the VME-6500 6U VME Multifunction I/O Board. The VME-6500 module features eight analog input channels, eight analog output channels, 16 digital input channels and 16 digital output channels. Analog inputs are software-programmable and analog outputs feature programmable voltage and current rates. Digital input channels are capable of multiple voltages and current ranges, and feature programmable input thresholds and de-bounce times. Digital outputs support high voltage and current drivers, and are protected for short circuit, over current and over temperature conditions.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the 6U OpenVPX CUDA Starter Kit. The GE 6U CUDA Starter Kit is designed for GPGPU (general purpose computing on a graphics processing unit) technology for rugged, size/weight-constrained, deployed mission computing applications such as radar, sonar, image processing, signals intelligence and ISR (intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance). The kit is a complete, integrated, pre-tested hardware and software development environment. A 3U OpenVPX CUDA Starter Kit is also available.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the ACR301 CompactPCI single board computer. The rugged 3U SBC is based on Intel’s latest Atom E6XX processor (codenamed Tunnel Creek). The Atom E6XX integrates both 3D graphics and memory controller. The ACR301 single board computer supports VxWorks, Linux and Windows. Deployed Test Software (BIT and BCS) is also included. The GE ACR301 is ideal for embedded systems, military, aerospace, and industrial applications.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the SBC612 rugged 6U OpenVPX single board computer. The SBC612 is designed harsh environments. It is available in five air- and conduction-cooled ruggedization levels. The SBC612 features VITA48 formats for two-level maintenance (2LM) requirements. The SBC is supported by Deployed Test Software (BIT and BCS) with operating system support implemented for VxWorks, and Open Source Linux. Support for other operating systems, including INTEGRITY, is planned.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the PowerXtreme PPC9B rugged 6U VMEbus single board computer. The PPC9B SBC is based on the Freescale’s QorIQ P2020 dual core processor and with 2 GBytes of DDR3 ECC memory. The PPC9B is ideal for sensor fusion and processing, tracking and targeting, weapon guidance and electronic support subsystems. The single board computer is available in five rugged air- and conduction-cooled build levels. It is fully supported by Deployed Test Software (BIT and BCS). The PowerXtreme PPC9B SBC supports VxWorks, LynxOS and Linux.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the SBC622 rugged 6U OpenVPX-compliant single board computer. The SBC622 features the Intel Core i7 Processor and Mobile Intel QM57 Express Chipset. It is available in five rugged air- and conduction-cooled build levels. The SBC622 is fully supported by Deployed Test Software (BIT and BCS). It supports while VxWorks, Windows and Linux operating systems.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the NETernity CP921RC-30x 6U CompactPCI 24-port Gigabit Ethernet switch. The CP921RC-30x is a fully managed Layer 2/3+ switch with support for ‘future-proof’ IPv6 switching and routing. It is ideal for applications in telecommunications, industrial, and military systems. The switch is available in two models: 24 GigE ports per PICMG 2.16 (all rear I/O) and 22 GigE ports per PICMG 2.16 plus 4 front panel ports (two 10 GigE and two 1 GigE). The CP921RC-30x features OpenWare switch management software. OpenWare features VLANS, Port Mirroring, Multicast, MSTP, SNMP, Trunking, port security, port authentication, and denial of service prevention.
GE Intelligent Platforms launched the ICS-8580 Rugged Video Streaming XMC module for embedded systems. The GE ICS-8580 board is a powerful, compact, easy to use and flexible solution for capturing, compressing and delivering video. It is designed to be a simple, plug-and-play solution that requires minimal integration or software development. The ICS-8580 XMC module can be deployed in a wide range of demanding military and aerospace environments.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the GS12 rugged, Ethernet switch. The GS12 switch is a standalone, fully managed Layer 2/3 Gigabit device with 12 Gigabit Ethernet ports and support for IPv6 switching and routing. The GE GS12 can be deployed in a wide array of applications in ground vehicles that need the ability to interconnect a large number of nodes. The GS12 Ethernet switch is ideal for applications that require networking capability in harsh conditions such as those found in military and aerospace ground-, airborne- and naval environments.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the 6U OpenVPX NPN240 multi-processor for embedded systems. The rugged GPGPU (general purpose computing on a graphics processing unit) features two NVIDIA CUDA-capable GT240 96-core GPUs. Depending on the application, up to 750 GFLOPS peak per card slot is possible. Multiple NPN240s can be linked to single or multiple hosts to create multi-node CUDA GPU clusters capable of thousands of GFLOPS. Supported software includes Linux, Windows, Microsoft DirectX, OpenCL, OpenGL, MATLAB, PureVideo and PhysX.