Dolphin is always developing his partners’ network to expand the benefits of its advanced interconnect technologies on numerous market segments. Ecrin systems design and manufacture customized embedded and industrial systems and is a major industry player on the French, Belgium and Switzerland embedded market. Dolphin and Ecrin believe that collaboration is key to deliver time to market solutions. By combining their strengths, Dolphin and Ecrin intend to propose innovative solutions and services to address the needs of next generations of industrial and embedded systems expressed in terms of modularity, availability, reliability and performance at competitive price.
Dolphin has deep experience in developing leading and innovative computer interconnect technology. Since the early 1990’s the company has been instrumental in the development of many of the industry’s most important standards including PCI, SCI, StarFabric, and PCI Express. Dolphin has supplied its interconnect solutions for embedded systems and clustered computing applications to major industry players including Siemens, Philips, Sony, Sun MicroSystems, Lexmark, Boeing, and Thales.
Dolphin addresses the dynamic and rapidly growing data serving market. Dolphin Express solution provides extremely low latency and very high throughput communications to improve performance of applications requiring high volume of data transfers for inter-process communications or I/O intensive operations. Dolphin introduced in 2010 PCIe over cable Gen2 architecture based on the IDT Gen2 PCI Express technology that provide improved performance over alternative technologies, such as Ethernet, Infiniband and other proprietary interconnects. Dolphin Express is made up of a combination of Dolphin’s software and PCI Express based interconnect hardware. The software provides seamless integration into any existing application environment and the PCI Express based hardware brings advanced multi-computer capability to the mainstream PCI Express interconnect standard.
If your application needs:
• Extremely low latency
• High Bandwidth
• Copper or active fiber cable support
• Multiple form factors Host interface cards support
• Improved application response time with hardware accelerators: Remote Memory Access, Shared Memory, Replicated Memory
• High Level of determinism and Fail-Over capability
• Standard or specialized APIs
Dolphin Interconnect PCIe over cable solution attributes unleashes your application performance and improves time-to-market
Dolphin Interconnect Solutions AS is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dolphin Group ASA which is listed at Oslo Stock Exchange (OSE ticker:DOLP). Dolphin Interconnect Solutions is a global provider of ultra low-latency, high-bandwidth computer interconnect solutions. The products are ideal for high speed embedded real-time systems, clustered databases, general networking, web services and industrial applications. For more information, please visit www.dolphinics.com.
About Ecrin Systems
Founded in 1976, ECRIN systems address to-day the European market of industrial computers and embedded systems. Part of the IP systems group since September 2007, the group turnover in 2010 was 20 M€ for 60 employees. Ecrin is in the TOP 3 list of the industrial computer companies in France.
Beyond its distribution & V.A.R activity of electronic building blocks and industry standard compliant embedded computer systems (industrial PC, Embedded motherboards, COM modules, cPCI, xTCA, VPX/VME…), ECRIN Systems has become an integrator and a manufacturer of embedded solutions by customizing its own range of products to specified customers’ requirements and environments. Ecrin’s manufacturing plant in Crolles (France) has four assembly lines. This activity represents 60% of net sales revenues.
With an engineering team of 10 engineers and experienced technicians, ECRIN Systems manages industrial projects from system architecture to onsite installation, after-sales service and MCO (maintenance in operational Conditions). Throughout the overall project life cycle ECRIN designs & develops electronic and mechanical subsystems, system software layers (BSP, drivers, test tools under Linux, VxWorks, Windows…), performs environmental qualifications and documents management. ECRIN Systems skills cover the needs of the military, aeronautics, Telecom & Datacom, industrial, transportation, medical, scientific research markets…..
Since January 2005 is ISO-9001 certified, the certification was renewed (2008 version) in January 2011 for a period of 3 years.