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James Webb Space Telescope Backbone Completed
2013-06-15 06:01:35

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Assembly of the primary mirror backplane support structure for NASA´s James Webb Space Telescope, the backbone of the telescope, is a step closer to completion with the recent addition of the backplane support frame. The fixture will be used to connect all the pieces of the telescope together. The Webb´s center section and wings, secondary mirror support structure, aft optics system and integrated science instrument module...

2013-03-20 23:00:05

New Trenton rackmount computer, video wall controller and shelfmount computer system configuration options tested and validated to meet CE and UL application requirements. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 Trenton Systems now offers a new series of computing system configuration options that simplify the task of meeting UL and CE certification requirements in industrial computing and video display wall controller applications. These new shelfmount computer, rackmount computer and video...

2012-12-07 05:02:08

TRENTON TRC4011 & TVC4403 system configurations enhance video and computing performance. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 06, 2012 The CE-compliant Trenton TRC4011 and TVC4403 rackmount computer and video wall controller platforms are designed and built to maximize application flexibility. These tested and certified system platforms feature a rugged, yet lightweight aluminum chassis design. Enhanced system performance is assured with the latest multi-core Intel® processors and a...

2011-06-22 08:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PCI-SIG DevCon -- LeCroy Corporation, a leading supplier of oscilloscopes and serial data test solutions, today introduced a new PCI Express® (PCIe®) ExpressModule(TM) interposer that supports PCI Express 3.0 specification data rates up to 8 GT/s. The new ExpressModule interposer, designed for use with the LeCroy Summit(TM) T3-16 and T3-8 PCI Express protocol analyzers, provides the ability to easily...

2010-04-26 09:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) now offers board-level backplanes from all of its industry-leading PXI/CompactPCI and PXI Express chassis for OEMs to use in applications ranging from aerospace/defense to industrial embedded control. Engineers and scientists can use the PXI/CompactPCI backplanes to create custom, rugged applications that meet their unique form factor needs or environmental specifications. The more than 10 new 3U...

2010-01-29 15:15:00

AMBLER, Pa., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- MEN Micro Inc., a world-renowned provider of embedded computing and I/O solutions for mission-critical industrial, mobile and harsh environment applications, announces its support for the recently adopted PICMG 2.30 specification, called CompactPCI PlusIO. This new specification adds PCI Express, Ethernet, SATA, SAS and USB extensions to the CompactPCI family of specifications, while preserving PCI bus connectivity. The specification defines the use of...


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2010-09-13 13:36:36

A motherboard is the central printed circuit board in most modern computers and holds many of the vital components of the system as well as provides connectors for other peripherals. Before the microprocessor was introduced, computers were usually made in a card-cage case or mainframe with the gears connected by a backplane that consisted of a set of slots connected with wires. In much older designs the wires were discrete connections between card connector pins, but printed circuit boards...

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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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