Embedded Computing Meets High Performance Computing

February 2013 Issue of Boards & Solutions Magazine

By: Michael Stern, Senior Product Manager, GE Intelligent Platforms

In the commercial computing world, the pressure is to accommodate the rapidly accelerating rise in the number of connected devices and the requirement to process significantly more data. There is a parallel in the embedded world – especially in military computing – which is seeing a substantial increase in the amount of data that is being captured by sensors and needing to be processed in close to real time, in order to turn that data into actionable information.