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Abaco Systems Enhances Long Term Support for VME Users with Innovative Solution

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— April 7, 2016 Abaco Systems today announced Vivo, an innovative solution that provides long term support for users of the VME architecture – which celebrates its 35 th birthday this year - enabling customers to maximize their return on investment, minimize long term cost of ownership and ensuring the long term viability of VME. The IDT TSI148 VMEbus bridge, which provides VME users with the ability to interconnect their...

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Rugged GPU Leader Abaco Systems at GTC 2016 to Reinforce Partnership Commitment, Discuss NVIDIA Jetson TX1 Plans

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— April 4, 2016 Abaco Systems is at GTC (the NVIDIA® GPU Technology Conference: San Jose Convention Center, 4-7 April) – of which it is a Silver Sponsor - to discuss with visitors the company’s plans for NVIDIA’s new Jetson™ TX1 System-on-Module (SoM). Abaco is widely regarded as the leader in bringing the benefits of NVIDIA’s GPU technology to rugged products designed for deployment in the harshest environments. This is the...

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Abaco Systems Announces FORCE2 Open Reference Computing Environment for Cost-Effective Development of Certifiable Applications Compliant with the FACE™ Initiative

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— MARCH 22 2016 Abaco Systems today announced the FORCE2 Open Reference Computing Environment designed to support the planned development of safety-critical, DO-254/DO-178 certifiable applications compliant with the FACE™ initiative. The FORCE2 will be demonstrated at Quad-A (The Army Aviation Mission Solutions Summit: Atlanta, GA – April 28-30). A rugged, pre-integrated small form factor system for mission computing and avionics...

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Abaco Systems Launches VICTORY Switch-compliant Rugged Ethernet Switches with Industry-leading Port Density for Size and Weight

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— March 15, 2016 Abaco Systems today announced the RES3000 family of rugged, fully-managed Ethernet switch appliances. The VICTORY switch-compliant RES3000 switches are characterized by their industry-leading port densities coupled with their class-leading small footprint, rich feature set, minimal power consumption, excellent flexibility and low cost. Three versions are initially available, offering solutions with 12 or 24...

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Avionics FACE lift

FACE - the Future Airborne Capability Environment - is highly representative of the modular, open architecture, industry standards-based systems that are at the heart of Abaco's broad product line. In this article for Military Embedded Systems, Charlotte Adams reviews the current status - and how Abaco continues to respond to the requirement.

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Abaco Systems Announces Software Tool to Speed and Reduce Cost of Development While Maximizing Performance

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— March 8, 2016 Abaco Systems today announced AXIS EventView, an innovative software tool designed to enable customers to reduce the complexity, time and cost of developing, testing and debugging sophisticated multi-processor, compute-intensive embedded applications while maximizing their performance. EventView, previously available as part of Abaco’s complete AXISPro software development environment, is now offered as a...

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Abaco Systems Announces High Performance Graphics Card with Unique Flexibility for SWaP-constrained Applications

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— February 29, 2016 Responding to the growing demand for very high performance graphics capability, together with the need to accommodate a broad range of resolutions, aspect ratios and legacy displays, Abaco Systems today announced the GRA113 3U VPX Rugged High Performance Graphics Board. The GRA113 represents the latest development in Abaco’s growing range of products based on NVIDIA’s market-leading GPU technology. The...

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Meet Abaco Systems

In the transition from being the embedded computing business within GE's Intelligent Platforms business to Abaco Systems, some things haven't changed. Some very important things have changed, however. Find out more here .

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Bernie Anger: An Interview

In this EE Catalog article , Chris Ciufo - Editor-In-Chief, Embededd Systems Engineering - talks to Abaco Systems CEO Bernie Anger about the transition from being the rugged embedded computing business of GE's Intelligent Platforms division to being a brand new, standalone company.

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Abaco Systems Recognized by Mentor Graphics for Innovative Design

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— February 9, 2016 Abaco Systems today announced that it was chosen by Mentor Graphics as the winner of “Best Overall Design” in Mentor’s 26th annual PCB Technology Leadership Awards. The award acknowledges engineers and designers who use innovative methods and design tools to address today’s complex PCB systems design challenges and produce industry-leading products. The honor recognizes the design of Abaco’s recently-announced...

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Is there space for 3U and 6U VPX?

Richard Kirk, Abaco's Director of Core Computing, talks to Caroline Hayes of Embedded Systems Engineering in an article about the growing power and capability of the increasingly ubiquitous 3U VPX form factor.

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Rugged computers look to the data center

In this article for Military & Aerospace Electronics, editor John Keller talks to Abaco product manager David Pepper about the changes that are transforming what's possible with rugged embedded computing.

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Abaco Systems Announces DSP282 High Performance Multiprocessor for Demanding Applications in Harsh Environments

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— January 19, 2016 Responding to the growing customer requirement for more compute power per chassis slot for demanding applications, Abaco Systems today announced the DSP282 6U OpenVPX rugged multiprocessor. Designed for processor-intensive systems deployed in harsh environments such as radar, sonar and image- and sensor processing, it delivers up to 665.6 GigaFLOPS of throughput per card slot as well as supporting advanced 3D...

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Abaco Systems Announces Upgraded Software Development Tool to Ease and Speed Development of HPEC Applications

BILLERICA, MA.— January 12, 2016 Abaco Systems today announced an upgrade to its AXIS MPI high performance message passing middleware that will deliver a substantial performance improvement as well as support for GPUdirect™. AXIS MPI was formerly only available as part of Abaco’s unique, innovative AXIS (Advanced Multiprocessor Integrated Software) software development environment, but is now being made available standalone. Concurrently, Abaco...

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New High Performance Single Board Computer from Abaco Systems Delivers Enhanced Security Support for Sensitive, Mission-Critical Applications

HUNTSVILLE, AL.— JANUARY 5, 2016—Abaco Systems today announced the SBC347D rugged 3U VPX single board computer. Featuring the Intel® Xeon® Processor D-1500 Family, the SBC347D will use versions of the processor that offer support for up to 16 cores (which Intel will make available in the first quarter of 2016). The SBC347D is specifically designed for demanding high performance embedded computing (HPEC) military/aerospace applications such as...

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