It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

 
Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
Intel's Codename Light Peak Launches as Thunderbolt Intel's Codename Light Peak Launches as Thunderbolt
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Intel's Codename Light Peak Launches as Thunderbolt
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 25th February 2011, 09:04   #1
Madshrimp
 
jmke's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 7090/Belgium
Posts: 79,008
jmke has disabled reputation
Default Intel's Codename Light Peak Launches as Thunderbolt

Back at IDF 2010, we wrote about Intel Light Peak nearing its eventual launch in 2011. Back then, the story was a 10 Gbps or faster physical link tunneling virtually every protocol under the sun over optical fiber. Though an optical physical layer provided the speed, in reality the connector and physical layer itself wasn’t as important as the tunneling and signaling going on beneath it. The dream was to provide a unified interface with enough bandwidth to satisfy virtually everything desktop users need at the same time - DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort, USB, FireWire, SATA, you name it. Daisy chain devices together, and connect everything with one unified connector and port. At IDF, we saw it moving data around between an Avid HD I/O box, a Western Digital external RAID array, and simultaneously outputting audio and video over HDMI. Intel also had another live demo working at over 6.5 Gbps.

http://www.anandtech.com/show/4194/i...as-thunderbolt
__________________
jmke is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Intel: Light Peak interconnect is ready, but built on copper Shogun WebNews 0 10th January 2011 17:40
Hardware Intel Light Peak to Land Early Next Year jmke WebNews 0 4th November 2010 16:43
Intel's Light Peak panned by OEM? jmke WebNews 0 22nd September 2010 23:26
Intel Shows Off First Light Peak Laptop jmke WebNews 0 5th May 2010 18:23
Light Peak to Replace USB – Intel jmke WebNews 0 15th April 2010 00:47
Lyndonville is Intel's codename for new SSDs jmke WebNews 0 23rd December 2009 11:39
Abit AB9 Pro: A sneak peak at Intel's new P965 chipset Sidney WebNews 3 5th July 2006 15:27
A Sneak Peak at Intel's 65 nm Pentium 4 jmke WebNews 3 7th October 2005 01:00
Intel's Dual-Core Xeon to See the Light in 2006 jmke WebNews 0 21st October 2004 00:32

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 12:54.


Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2023, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO