27 relations: Backplane, Bangalore, Bedford, Bucharest, CompactPCI, Eurocard (printed circuit board), Fremont, California, Germany, Initial public offering, Lawrenceville, Georgia, Mönchaltorf, Munich, OpenVPX, Pforzheim, PICMG, Shanghai, Singapore, Sulzer (manufacturer), Switzerland, Tel Aviv, Villemoirieu, VMEbus, VPX, VXS, Warminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Wetzikon, 19-inch rack.
A backplane (or "backplane system") is a group of electrical connectors in parallel with each other, so that each pin of each connector is linked to the same relative pin of all the other connectors, forming a computer bus.
Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka.
Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, England.
Bucharest (București) is the capital and largest city of Romania, as well as its cultural, industrial, and financial centre.
CompactPCI is a computer bus interconnect for industrial computers, combining a Eurocard-type connector and PCI signaling and protocols.
Eurocard is a European standard format for PCB cards that can be plugged together into a standardized subrack.
Fremont is a city in Alameda County, California, United States.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Initial public offering (IPO) or stock market launch is a type of public offering in which shares of a company are sold to institutional investors and usually also retail (individual) investors; an IPO is underwritten by one or more investment banks, who also arrange for the shares to be listed on one or more stock exchanges.
Lawrenceville is a city in and the county seat of Gwinnett County, Georgia, United States.
Mönchaltorf is a municipality in the district of Uster in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland.
Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.
OpenVPX is an Industry Working Group of 28 defense contractors.
Pforzheim is a city of nearly 120,000 inhabitants in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg, in the southwest of Germany.
The PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers Group (PICMG) is a consortium of over 150 companies.
Shanghai (Wu Chinese) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Sulzer Ltd. is a Swiss industrial engineering and manufacturing firm, founded by Salomon Sulzer-Bernet in 1775 and established as Sulzer Brothers Ltd. (Gebrüder Sulzer) in 1834 in Winterthur, Switzerland. Today it is a publicly traded company with international subsidiaries. The company's shares are listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange. Sulzer's core strengths are flow control and applicators. The company specializes in pumping solutions and services for rotating equipment, as well as separation, mixing and application technology. Sulzer Brothers helped develop shuttleless weaving, and their core business was loom manufacture. Rudolf Diesel worked for Sulzer in 1879, and in 1893 Sulzer bought certain rights to diesel engines. Sulzer built their first diesel engine in 1898.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a sovereign state in Europe.
Tel Aviv (תֵּל אָבִיב,, تل أَبيب) is the second most populous city in Israel – after Jerusalem – and the most populous city in the conurbation of Gush Dan, Israel's largest metropolitan area.
Villemoirieu is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.
VMEbus (Versa Module Europa bus) is a computer bus standard, originally developed for the Motorola 68000 line of CPUs, but later widely used for many applications and standardized by the IEC as ANSI/IEEE 1014-1987.
VPX technology was presented at Bus&Board (VITA) in 2004.
VMEBus Switched Serial, commonly known as VXS, is an ANSI standard (ANSI/VITA 41) that improves the performance of standard parallel VMEbus by enhancing it to support newer switched serial fabrics.
Warminster Township (also referred to as Warminster) is located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States and was formally established in 1711.
Wetzikon is a small town in the Zurich Highlands (Zürcher Oberland) area of Switzerland, in the district of Hinwil in the canton of Zürich.
A 19-inch rack is a standardized frame or enclosure for mounting multiple electronic equipment modules.