RapidIO Trade Association Inaugural 2008 Global Design Conference to be Held May 21nd in Munich

RapidIO Global Design Summits 2008: Converge, Learn, Innovate and Design, provide unique opportunities to learn about technology roadmaps, ecosystem developments, and implementation details from embedded industry experts.

The RapidIO® Trade Association, dedicated to driving the development and adoption of the RapidIO interconnect standard, today announced the first of its RapidIO Global Design Summits 2008, “Converge, Learn, Innovate and Design,” to be held May 21, 2008 at the Novotel during WiMAX World EMEA in Munich, Germany. This highly anticipated event will give engineering managers, system architects, and product developers the

Using RapidIO Backplanes in Wireless MicroTCA Systems
Bridging The Gap From Baseband To Antenna: Serial RapidIO to Common Public Radio Interface (CPRI)
Deploying RapidIO Technology in MicroTCA Systems
Serial RapidIO for Wireless Communication Fabrics in MicroTCA
RapidIO Interconnect Debugging Techniques And Tools
RapidIO Device Level Interoperability Testing

Attendance is free, but advance registration is required because seating is limited. Please check the website often as the agenda is subject to change: www.rapidio.wpengine.com/events/design_summits_2008/.

About the RapidIO Standard

The RapidIO standard is the embedded interconnect developed by the embedded market specifically for embedded applications. This ISO-certified, open-standard enables best-in-class quality of service and performance in multi-host embedded processor applications from components to systems that require reliable, high speed, cost-effective embedded connectivity. The RapidIO interconnect standard seamlessly enables the chip-to-chip, board-to-board, control, backplane and data plane interconnections needed in high-performance networking, communications and embedded systems.

The RapidIO Trade Association enables, supports and drives the development of the RapidIO ecosystem, and provides the information and resources OEMs need to deliver better solutions, faster. Membership in the RapidIO Trade Association provides the inside track on information, the opportunity to shape specifications, access to pooled resources, and superior overall market awareness. Detailed information on the RapidIO specification, products, design tools, member companies, and membership is available at www.RapidIO.org.

RapidIO® is a registered trademark of the RapidIO Trade Association. Product and company names mentioned may be trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective holders.