RapidIO Blog

RapidIO.org Annual General Meeting on Sept 30, 2014

Our RapidIO.org Annual General Meeting and RapidIO.org Vendor Fair & Lunch is scheduled as a face-to-face meeting on September 30, 2014 at 10:30am PDT at IDT in San Jose, CA.  All RapidIO.org members in good standing are invited to join us. Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 10:30 AM – to – Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM (PDT)IDT HQ 6024 Silver Creek Valley Road San Jose , CA 95138View Map    …

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Praesum Communications’ Raptor™ Targets Wireline/Wireless Infrastructure

Praesum Communications introduces the Raptor™—the first member of the Smarter Switching™ platform family. The high performance system level development platform enables the rapid development of switching systems utilizing Praesum SwitchKit™ IP. Based on a leading edge Virtex®-7 FPGA, the Raptor supports the customization of switching algorithms and integration of specialized packet processing IP within the SwitchKit framework. Targeted at leading edge wireline, wireless infrastructure, and mil-aero applications, the Raptor platform can…

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Noted Linley Analyst Reviews RapidIO Trade Association’s DCCN Initiative

Analyst, Jag Bolaria, reviews the RapidIO Trade Association’s new initiative targeting cloud computing and data centers calling attention to the trade association’s recent development activity with Gen3 and Gen4 standards.  Gen3 specifies a data rate of 10Gbps; Gen4 will increase the data rate to 25Gbps.  Read the full summary here.

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Data Center Compute and Networking Task Group Releases Phase I Reference Design

The DCCN task group of the RapidIO Trade Association announced the release of the Phase 1 specification at last month’s Open Server Summit in Santa Clara, CA. The final specification describes a functionality optimized CPU agnostic compute/motherboard fitted in a 19” 1U enclosure, with OCP compatible 21” form-factor option. Thanks to adding multiple SFP and QSFP cages, users may choose between electrical or optical interface for connections to the outside…

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RapidIO.org 2013 Asia Global Design Summits in Taipei, Shanghai and Beijing

RapidIO.org hosted four meetings in Asia to help leading companies in the region better understand RapidIO technology and to see the complete eco-system available to support their RapidIO designs.  Hosted by RapidIO.org members, the 2013 Global Design Summit presentations and demonstrations were supplied by member companies that included: Fabric Embedded tools, Freescale, Integrated Device Technology (IDT), Mobiveil, Prodrive and Texas Instruments. Barry Wood from IDT and RapidIO.org Technical Working Group Chair…

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