Control Engineering Contributing Writers


Industrial PCs July 1, 2007

Virtualization Brings Real Benefits

Intel® Virtualization Technology, or Intel® VT, enables the integration of two or more autonomous applications. Exploiting the company’s multi-core microprocessors, Intel VT offers industrial automation users the performance of multiple separate processors in a single chip. This multitasking brings some significant benefits.

By Control Engineering Contributing Writers
Edge and Cloud Computing May 1, 2007

Multi-Core Processors Push Performance Envelope

A new breed of microprocessors is delivering unprecedented performance at lower power and clock speed, with greater power efficiency levels. 'Multi-core processor,' as the term suggests, provides more than one execution core for the processor—without increasing semiconductor package size, power consumption, or cost.

By Control Engineering Contributing Writers