RapidIO Trade Association Hosts Successful Events in China, Korea and Japan

  The RapidIO Trade Association hosted four meetings in Asia recently to help leading companies in the region better understand the RapidIO technology and to see the complete eco-system available to support their RapidIO designs.  The meetings conducted in Seoul, Korea, Beijing and Shanghai, China and Tokyo, Japan were very well attended.  Information on RapidIO usage models, comparisons to Ethernet and roadmap information including the 10xN next-generation standard were also…

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Altera Introduces Serial RapidIO IP Cores to Ensure Interoperability in Next-Generation Communications Infrastructure

Altera and IDT Team Up to Deliver Serial RapidIO® Gen2 MegaCore® Function IP That Interoperates up to Four Lanes at 6.25 Gbaud San Jose, Calif., October 31,2012-Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) today announced the availability of its new Serial RapidIO® Gen2 MegaCore® function intellectual property (IP), developed to meet the growing demand for bandwidth in global communications infrastructure systems. The new IP solution has successfully completed full hardware interoperability with the…

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Mobiveil to Upgrade Its Serial RapidIO IP Core to RapidIO 10xN Specification

MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 24, 2012 — Mobiveil, Inc., a leading Silicon Intellectual Properties provider, today unveiled its plans to add support for the third-generation RapidIO 10xN specification to its 2.2-compliant Serial RapidIO (SRIO) Digital IP controllers. Mobiveil’s RapidIO Controller is part of its High speed Serial Interconnect family of IP solutions that also includes Gen3 PCI Express, 1G, and 10G Ethernet MACs, SPI4.2 and PCI Express Bridge and Switch solutions….

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RapidIO Management Software wins ATCA Summit Best in Show Award

Netherlands based Prodrive shows RapidIO based ATCA system On September 18th and 19th Prodrive collaborated with the RapidIO Trade Association (RTA) and Integrated Device Technology (IDT) in showcasing Serial RapidIO (SRIO) technology at the ATCA Summit 2012, which was held in Santa Clara, USA. Prodrive demonstrated its leading edge ATCA / SRIO hardware solution in one demonstration setup in combination with its software ecosystem. The RapidIO ATCA System Software showcased…

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IDT RapidIO(R) Gen2 Switches Provide Foundation for Prodrive’s Award-winning RapidIO ATCA System Software

Superior Features and Performance of IDT’s RapidIO Solutions Enable Prodrive to Capture ‘Best of Show’ Award at 2012 ATCA Summit SAN JOSE, Calif., Sep 20, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT(R)) (NASDAQ: IDTI), the Analog and Digital Company(TM) delivering essential mixed-signal semiconductor solutions, today announced that its RapidIO Gen 2 switches provide the interconnect protocol foundation for Prodrive’s award winning RapidIO ATCA system software. The features and…

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Global RapidIO Design Summits Scheduled for Asia 2012

Eco-system members join to present the latest product, application and standard developments pushing performance up to 40 Gbps per port AUSTIN, TEXAS, September 4, 2012 – The RapidIO Trade Association announced its 2012 Global Design Summit schedule, with events slated for Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Korea and Tokyo, Japan. These highly anticipated events provide product managers, engineering managers, system architects, and embedded product developers with practical information on RapidIO technology and…

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CommAgility and PolyCore Software work together to speed multicore development on Texas Instruments’ TMS320C66x DSPs

Software supported on AMC modules LOUGHBOROUGH, England and BURLINGAME, Calif., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CommAgility and PolyCore Software (PSI) announced today a partnership to speed up multicore software development with tools for CommAgility’s DSP boards. PSI’s Poly-Platform simplifies multicore programming, saving development time and enabling OEMs to bring products to market faster. Poly-Platform is a collection of productivity tools and runtime communications engine, which PSI plans to port to…

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The Importance of Software

  Interconnects need standard software APIs Sam Fuller, Executive Director – RapidIO Trade Association When we first developed RapidIO, many of us naively thought that since RapidIO provided basic bus-type transactions that there would be no need for specific RapidIO software development.  The reality has been quite different.  While RapidIO can transparently support RDMA type transactions for processor and DMA initiated transfers, the mapping of various address spaces must be…

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