SOURCE: HyperTransport


September 15, 2009 08:13 ET

HyperTransport Consortium Sponsors Inaugural Linley Tech Processor Conference

DRC Computer to Exhibit With HTC Consortium

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - September 15, 2009) -

What:   As an industry sponsor of the Linley Tech Processor Conference,
        the HyperTransport Consortium (HTC) will be exhibiting at the
        event. Joining the HTC will be member company, DRC Computer
        Corporation, the leading innovator in ultra-high performance
        FPGA-based coprocessors.  DRC will demonstrate the following
        products and applications:

        -- The DRC Accelium™ AC2020 socketed, streaming coprocessor in a
           2-way 2U appliance configuration
        -- Simultaneous high bandwidth, dual HyperTransport™ bus support
           between the DRC coprocessor and the CPU
        -- Appliance running Linux and Windows applications
        -- 30 times acceleration of an advanced data security application
           based on the patented Security First Corp. information dispersal
        -- 1,000 times acceleration of an image processing system versus
           software only
        -- Advanced convolution algorithm running at 100 times a CPU
        -- All applications utilize the DRC Milano™ suite -- the most
           complete coprocessor integration environment
        -- Dynamic application switching using RunTime Reconfiguration

When:   Wednesday, September 16, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Where:  The Linley Tech Processor Conference takes place September 16-17 at
        the Doubletree Hotel in Santa Clara, CA.

About Linley Tech Processor Conference

This two-day event will deliver in-depth information from industry leaders on the newest chips and technologies used in networking and communications applications. Hear presentations from top technologists addressing various types of processor architecture and design, IP, and related technologies used in these applications. For more information, visit

About the HyperTransport™ Technology Consortium

The HyperTransport Technology Consortium is a membership-based, non-profit organization that licenses, manages and promotes HyperTransport Technology. The HyperTransport Consortium was founded in 2001 by leading technology innovators like AMD, Apple, Broadcom, Cisco, NVIDIA, PMC-Sierra and Sun Microsystems and counts more than 60 industry-leading members worldwide, including AMD, Broadcom, Cisco, Cray, Dell, HP, IBM, Nvidia and Sun Microsystems. Consortium membership is based on a yearly fee and it is open to companies interested in licensing the royalty-free use of HyperTransport technology and intellectual property. Consortium members have full access to the HyperTransport technical support database, they may attend Consortium meetings and events and may benefit from a variety of technical and business promotion services that HTC offers at no cost to its members.

To learn more about member benefits and how to become a Consortium member, please visit the Consortium Web site at

About DRC Computer

DRC Computer Corporation (, a Security First Corporation ( company, is the leading innovator of coprocessors addressing the needs of time-critical, data-intense applications in the finance and energy industries, security environments, web companies, and biomedical markets. DRC's products accelerate applications up to 100 times and more. Cofounded in 2004 by Larry Laurich and Steve Casselman, DRC is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

HyperTransport is a licensed trademark of the HyperTransport Technology Consortium. All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

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