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Acromag Introduces APCe8670 PMC Module Carrier Card

Acromag APCe8670 PMC module Carrier Card with PCI Express Bus Interface

The Acromag APCe8670 carrier card features a PCI Express bus interface for PC-based embedded systems. Acromag’s FPGA modules or other PMC modules can be plugged into the PMC module carrier card to perform a variety of signal processing functions. With the APCe8670, system designers can use a wide range of available PMC FPGA and I/O modules when developing advanced computing systems on a PC platform with a PCI express bus. Prices start at $750 for the Acromag APCe8670.

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Acromag XMC-6VLX Mezzanine Module Features Configurable Virtex-6 FPGA

Acromag XMC-6VLX mezzanine module

Acromag introduced their XMC-6VLX mezzanine module. The XMC-6VLX features a configurable Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA enhanced with multiple high-speed memory buffers, I/O, and numerous high-bandwidth serial interfaces. The FPGA serves as a co-processor applying custom logic and algorithms to streams of remote sensor data. The Acromag XMC-6VLX module is ideal for processing radar, sonar, or video and communication tasks such as encryption or protocol conversion. It is available in a variety of configurations. Prices start at $8250 with upgradeable logic, I/O, and operating temperature capabilities.

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Acromag PMC-SLX Reconfigurable FPGA Module

Acromag announced their PMC-SLX reconfigurable FPGA modules. The PMC modules feature the Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA, high-throughput PCI-X interface, and dual-ported SRAM (256k or 1M x 64-bit). The base price of the Acromag PMC-SLX reconfigurable FPGA module is $2895 with extra memory and extended temperature options available. The ready-to-use FPGA computing module is ideal for advanced signal processing applications (such as hardware simulation, in-circuit diagnostics, communications, signal intelligence, and image processing).

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Acromag APCe8650 IndustryPack Carrier Cards

The new Acromag APCe8650 IndustryPack (IP) carrier cards feature an Altera Cyclone IV FPGA. The PCI Express carrier card routes power and bus signals to four IndustryPack mezzanine modules to create custom I/O processing boards. The modules are ideal for high-performance industrial, defense, and scientific research systems requiring high-density I/O. Prices start at $750 for the standard model. The -40 to 85°C extended temperature range version costs a little more.

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Acromag VPX-SLX Boards Feature Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA

Acromag announced their VPX-SLX FPGA boards. The VPX-SLX card features the Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA with 150k logic cells, high-throughput PCI Express interface, dual-ported memory for efficient data handling, and 64 I/O lines direct to the FPGA. The VPX board is ideal for defense, aerospace, or scientific research. Applications include signal intelligence, image processing, and hardware simulation. Prices start at $5200 for the air-cooled version. The conduction-cooled version costs a little more.

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Acromag VPX-VLX 3U VPX FPGA Modules

Acromag announced their VPX-VLX series of 3U VPX FPGA boards. The VPX-VLX features a Xilinx VLX85T, VLX110T, or VLX155T FPGA. The Xilinx Virtex-5 FPGA has been enhanced with multiple high-speed memory buffers and a high-throughput PCIe interface. The cards are available in a format designed for use in air-cooled or conduction-cooled systems suitable for -40 to 85°C operation. The Acromag modules start at $7100 with several options for FPGA logic capacity and conduction-cooled extended temperature operation.

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Acromag XMC-SLX Configurable Spartan-6 FPGA Mezzanine Module

Acromag introduced the XMC-SLX configurable Spartan-6 FPGA mezzanine module. The XMC-SLX board features a Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA and 256k x 64-bit, or optional 1M x 64-bit, dual-ported SRAM. Field I/O interfaces to the FPGA are provided by the rear J4/P4 connector and/or with optional front mezzanine I/O extension modules. 64 I/O or 32 LVDS lines are accessible through the rear connector. The Acromag XMC-SLX is ideal for hardware simulation, in-circuit diagnostics, communications, signal intelligence, and image processing. Pricing starts at $2895 with options for extra memory and extended temperature operation.

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Acromag XMC-VLX FPGA Module

Acromag introduced the XMC-VLX mezzanine module. The XMC-VLX features a configurable Xilinx Virtex-5 FPGA, multiple high-speed memory buffers, high-throughput PCIe interface, and 64 I/O lines. The XMC-VLX can be ordered with a Xilinx VLX85T, VLX110T, or VLX155T FPGA featuring up to 155,000 logic cells and 128 DSP48E slices. The Acromag cards start at $5500 with several options for FPGA logic capacity and extended temperature operation. The module is ideal for hardware simulation, military servers, in-circuit diagnostics, communications, signal intelligence, and image processing.

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