Taking on critical real-time simulation, industrial process control, and data streaming/acquisition chores, the low-profile PCIE-5565PIORC PCI Express reflective memory node card delivers a 2.12-Gb/s serial connection speed. It features reliable programmed I/O read performance, field upgradeable firmware, and a maximum PCI burst rate of 512 MB/s. It also supports a large memory of 256 MB. The company’s reflective memory networks can be scaled to 256 nodes and operate at speeds up to 174 Mbytes/second. Distance between nodes can be up to 10 km. GE FANUC INTELLIGENT PLATFORMS, Charlottesville, VA. (434) 978-5000.