Global Sources
EE Times-India
Stay in touch with EE Times India
 
EE Times-India > Interface
 
 
Interface  

IDT rolls development kit for PCI Express switching solution

Posted: 31 Aug 2005     Print Version  Bookmark and Share

Keywords:integrated device technology  idt  precise pci express  switching solution 

Integrated Device Technology Inc. (IDT) introduced a hardware/software development kit for its 3-port, 24-lane PRECISE PCI Express switching solution, which the company is currently sampling.

The new hardware evaluation board has been customized for product demonstrations, software development and initial system-performance benchmarking. The board includes an x8 upstream connector that allows the add-in card to be plugged into a standard PCI Express expansion slot on the designer's motherboard of choice, and features two PCI Express expansion slots to enable interfacing with off-the-shelf components for robust system emulation.

Aimed at high-performance server and storage applications, the cost-effective PRECISE family of PCI Express bridging and switching solutions has been designed to lower the overall cost of Gigabit switching, said IDT. The 3-port, 24-lane PCI Express switching solution provides I/O expansion to augment "north bridge" devices with additional high-performance I/O connectivity.

The new development kit, with the product name of 89EBPES24N3, has an estimated price of $1,250. "This development kit enables designers to experience the full bandwidth of our switching solution to evaluate performance and create models of their end system within a chosen environment," added Alex Goldhammer, product manager for the IDT serial-switching division.




Comment on "IDT rolls development kit for PCI Ex..."
Comments:  
*  You can enter [0] more charecters.
*Verify code:
 
 
Webinars

Seminars

Visit Asia Webinars to learn about the latest in technology and get practical design tips.

 

Go to top             Connect on Facebook      Follow us on Twitter      Follow us on Orkut

 
Back to Top