Property Casualty Insurers Association of America

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Property Casualty Insurers Association of America

Also called the PCI. A trade association for property insurance companies in the United States. The PCI lobbies for favorable legislation and provides educational materials and networking opportunities for members. It is headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois, and Washington, D.C., with satellite offices elsewhere in the U.S.
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Since its inauguration in 1978, ELTEC Elektronik AG serves the comprehensive needs of the industrial automation, medical, imaging, security, traffic, and telecommunication industries with a broad spectrum of CPU and frame grabber boards and systems for PCI Express, COM Express, cPCI, PCI, and VME.
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Although sufficient to support existing technology such as Fibre Channel, Ethernet and SCSI storage, the PCI architecture falls short in supporting planned technologies such as 8-Gigabit and 10-Gb Fibre Channel as well as 10-Gigabit Ethernet.
They fundamentally address the concerns of current PCI cards, namely:
GigaBridge Switched-PCI technology continues to expand the boundaries of PCI in a broad range of applications, providing them with unprecedented performance," said Michael Sarpa, product marketing manager for Switched-PCI products at PLX Technology.
The PCI Express External Cabling specification establishes a standard method of using PCIe technology over a cable by defining cable connectors, copper cabling attributes and electrical characteristics, connector retention, identification and labeling.
For some, the PCI bus has been a weak link and PCI Express will alleviate their issues with bandwidth and robustness.
The PLX Adaptive Switch Fabric Architecture enables Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI)-based telecommunications, data communications and embedded systems to incorporate 224 PCI bus segments, aggregate tens of gigabits per second, and direct connection of two adjacent PCI devices on the fabric up to 15 feet away, via a high-performance link.