Kristin Allen, VersaLogic Corp.

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Data Acquisition, DAQ February 1, 2000

Choose the right computer form factor

Boards, boards, boards. Why use a larger Single Board Computer (EBX for example) instead of a smaller PC/104 CPU? Are there reasons to choose a mature bus such as STD 32 or a more expensive one such as CompactPCI? These questions illustrate the fact that form factor selection is not always simple.

By Kristin Allen, VersaLogic Corp.