VadaTech Announces a QorIQ P5040 Processor AMC with PCIe Interface

By Tiera Oliver

Associate Editor

Embedded Computing Design

May 03, 2021


VadaTech Announces a QorIQ P5040 Processor AMC with PCIe Interface

VadaTech announced the AMC704.

The AMC704 is a Processor AMC (PrAMC) in a single module, mid-size AdvancedMC (AMC) form factor based on the NXP P5040 (quad core) processors. The unit provides dual x4 PCIe on Ports 4-7 and 8-11 per AMC.1, and the PCIe interface can be configured in Host or Agent mode. AMC704 has Dual GbE on Ports 0-1 per AMC.2 and routes single SATA to Ports 2 or 3 per AMC.3. Additionally, the front panel provides GbE via RJ-45, 10GbE via SFP+, and RS-232 via Micro USB connectors.

The module has an option for up to 16 GB of DDR3 memory with ECC, 32 MB NOR flash, 8 MB SPI flash, 512 KB I2C flash, 64 MB of SSD and optional 32 GB SDHC. For rugged, conduction-cooled applications the AMC704 can also be ordered per MTCA.2 or MTCA.3.

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Tiera Oliver, Associate Editor for Embedded Computing Design, is responsible for web content edits, product news, and constructing stories. She also assists with newsletter updates as well as contributing and editing content for ECD podcasts and the ECD YouTube channel. Before working at ECD, Tiera graduated from Northern Arizona University where she received her B.S. in journalism and political science and worked as a news reporter for the university’s student led newspaper, The Lumberjack.

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