The Extended Life for the 32 bit PCI

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” make_fullwidth=”off” use_custom_width=”off” width_unit=”on” use_custom_gutter=”off” padding_mobile=”off” allow_player_pause=”off” parallax=”off” parallax_method=”off” make_equal=”off” parallax_1=”off” parallax_method_1=”off” column_padding_mobile=”on”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Just recently I had a client asking us why we added 4 PCI slots to our new line of Q87 motherboards. Interesting question, as Intel and the commercial world very quickly adopted the […]

GPIO Video

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”]   So what exactly is GPIO? Well the real question is what isn’t it? Most of us pay little or no attention to this much neglected function not knowing all it can do for you. A computer usually interacts with the outside world by means […]

Shingled Hard-Drives?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Since the inception of the 8-14 inch plates known as hard disk drives in 1956, potential density of storage on this classical and familiar media has been increasing exponentially. Our friends at Western Digital and HGST are currently shipping their latest “monster drive”. It’s the helium filled Ultrastar He8. It […]

Choosing the right processor for the job: Assessing modern CPU performance & quality

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Have you noticed it’s becoming increasingly difficult to figure out which is the right processor to use for a specific application? Today you have to choose between desktop or mobile CPUs, PGA, LGA or BGA mounting, second or third generation, and so on. You can look at clock speed, cache […]

2013 Tech & Science News in Review

2013 was a remarkable year for technology and science. Here is our top 10 list of things that stood out this year: • Graphene was found to be the strongest material in the world. *1 • A NASA rover found evidence for water on Mars. *2 • Cisco began counting “The Internet of Things” through […]

Best Employer Business Award by the State of Texas Workforce Commission

“YTexas and the Office of the Governor hosted a Small Business Forum at the Jack Guenther Pavillion at the Briscoe Western Art Museum in downtown San Antonio.  The event began at 2pm with a full screening of the American Made Movie and concluded with an evening awards ceremony from 6:30-8:30pm with a keynote address from […]

2013 Healthiest Employer of Central Texas Award

  Corvalent of Austin, TX has been honored with a recognition by Austin Business Journal in its selection of “Healthiest Central Texas Employers” as the 2013 Healthiest Employer. Austin, TX (PR Newswire) October 24, 2014– Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2013 issue of Austin Business Journal published by American City Business Journals. Corvalent was selected for the following honor: “Healthiest Central Texas Employers” A spokesperson from Corvalent commented on the recognition: “This is quite […]

Corvalent Unveils New Website

Austin, TX, August 28, 2013 – Corvalent, the only embedded computing design and manufacturing provider to assure a minimum of seven to ten years product longevity, unveiled its new website ( today. In an effort to better communicate its focus on delivering long-life solutions, long-term cost savings and long-lasting relationships, Corvalent has revamped its website to […]

A Boy and His Atom

We usually have the tendency on focusing on big events, big objects and big accomplishments, but sometimes these big accomplishments can be made by extremely small (100 million times) events. I just watched a movie created by IBM called “A Boy and his Atom”. It is truly amazing. IBM Engineers are able to move individual […]

Industrial Motherboards

Today’s fast life demands the multitasking trend, therefore industrial computer motherboards are continuously proving important for fast growing companies that needs to mange a lot of information. Several problems such as wasting time on slow computers unable to handle all the information that people expect of them so there is a need to operate systems with an […]