GPU EMBEDDED COMPUTING: GPGPU-based 6U OpenVPX embedded computing board introduced by Mercury for radar, EW, and image processing

Mercury Computer Systems Inc. in Chelmsford, Mass., is introducing the Ensemble series 6000 Dual AMD general-purpose graphics processing unit (GPGPU) 6U OpenVPX GSC6201 module for military embedded systems such as high-end radar, electronic warfare (EW), and image processing.

The single-board computer blends AMD’s latest generation Radeon HD 7970M embedded GPGPU processor with high-bandwidth I/O interfaces, and uses several open software and hardware technologies, such as OpenCL, OpenVPX, and MXM. The GSC6201 embedded computing module can be configured in air-cooled or conduction-cooled rugged versions.

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