Bolting along at 1.28 GFLOPs

Sky Computer SKYbolt II 9U VME accelerator features the company`s own SKYChannel 320-Mbyte/s packet bus, VME64 compatibility, and SKYburst 160 FPDP I/O interface. SKYbolt II 9U uses motherboards in combination with I/O and daughter cards to increase performance and throughput. When configured with four Shamrock II daughter cards, the system runs at 1.28 GFLOPs. A superscalar i960CA resident on the motherboard manages data acquisition, scheduling, and overhead tasks independently. Additional port

Bolting along at 1.28 GFLOPs

Sky Computer SKYbolt II 9U VME accelerator features the company`s own SKYChannel 320-Mbyte/s packet bus, VME64 compatibility, and SKYburst 160 FPDP I/O interface. SKYbolt II 9U uses motherboards in combination with I/O and daughter cards to increase performance and throughput. When configured with four Shamrock II daughter cards, the system runs at 1.28 GFLOPs. A superscalar i960CA resident on the motherboard manages data acquisition, scheduling, and overhead tasks independently. Additional ports allow connection to VME64 and a SKYchannel backplane. Configurations are less than $30,000 in OEM quantities.

Sky Computers, 27 Industrial Ave., Chelmsford, MA 01824; (508) 250-1920.

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