SBS Bit 3 Operations Introduces VMEbus Node Cards For Broadcast Memory Simultaneous Networks
A VMEbus node card with 256K of shared memory is priced at $2,179.00; a VMEbus node with 8M of shared memory is $2,865.00. Each VMEbus node card package includes one VMEbus node card and a manual. Fiber-optic cables are ordered separately. Availability is early Q1 1999. Features
The VMEbus node cards consist of a VMEbus interface, up to 8 MB of shared memory space, 256K bytes of memory for write interrupt enables, a 1K byte FIFO for storing write interrupts, and a full-duplex communications interface to the Broadcast MEMORY hub. Both VMEbus node card models comply with IEEE 1014C specifications. About SBS Bit 3 Operations
SBS Bit 3 Operations is the premiere provider of high-performance and reliable bus connectivity products that include bus bridges, bus expansion units, and real-time simultaneous networking systems designed to operate in the most demanding applications. SBS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBSE), the parent company, is a leading manufacturer of standard bus embedded computer components for VME, CompactPCI, embedded PC and custom standalone applications. SBS product lines include CPU (Pentium and PowerPC) boards, input/output (I/O) modules, avionics modules and analyzers, bus interconnection products, expansion units, real-time networks, telemetry boards, data acquisition software, and industrial-grade computers. SBS embedded computer components are used in a variety of applications, such as communications, medical imaging, industrial control and flight instrumentation, in the commercial and aerospace markets. For information on SBS Bit 3 Operations, contact 1284 Corporate Center Drive, St. Paul, MN, 55121-1245; phone (651) 905-4700; Fax (651) 905-4701; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; web site: www.sbs-bit3.com.