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CompactPCI


Definition
CompactPCI (cPCI), ...VME mechanical form factors with PCI electrical chacteracteristics. Open architecture, CompactPCI is rapidly emerging as a popular and readily accepted high performance
industrial bus architecture. It combines the rugged and robust form factor of the modular Eurocard packaging, popularized by the 3U & 6U VME Bus, with the high speed and rich features of the desktop PCI electrical specifications.