RapidIO, a packet-switched interconnect
technology for interconnecting chips on a board and boards using a
backplane, is gaining popularity as an open embedded-interconnect
standard. Dan Bouvier of Motorola, Chair of the RapidIO Technical
Working Group, explains how the RapidIO architecture works, the
technology’s benefits, and where you can use it.

For more information about the RapidIO
standard, visit the RapidIO Trade Association’s Web site.

RapidIO, a packet-switched
interconnect technology for interconnecting chips on a board and
boards using a backplane, is gaining popularity as an open
embedded-interconnect standard. Dan Bouvier of Motorola, Chair of
the RapidIO Technical Working Group, explains how the RapidIO
architecture works, the technology’s benefits, and where you can
use it.