AMP announces global launch of ruggedized VPX video solutions

Company brings the VPX Standard to the most demanding applications.


May 21st, 2021, Cambridge, UK: Advanced Micro Peripherals (AMP), an embedded boards and system solutions manufacturer, announced the release of a new range of VPX solutions designed for the Military, Communications, Transportation, and Energy industries.

“AMP is delighted to introduce VPX products to our extensive portfolio of PC/104, CompactPCI, miniPCIe high-quality embedded video solutions,” wrote company founder and CEO Lee Foss. “We are excited to bring our wealth of knowledge and experience to the VPX market and will be giving our customers full access to our dedicated engineering staff to help integrate these solutions into their unique environments.”

VPX was created to deliver faster performance for intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance applications that are notoriously high-bandwidth and data-intensive. The first two releases of AMP’s VPX line are the following boards:

  • The XStream-VPX – A 3U Ultra-Low Latency (40ms) H.264/H.265 Video Streamer. Featuring eight PAL/NTSC inputs, one HDMI/DVI, RS343/RGB/STANAG, and one HD-SDI input.
  • The AVC-VPX – A 3U multi-channel Frame Grabber. Featuring eight PAL/NTSC inputs, eight raw digital video streams to VPX host, live video overlay to system display, and low power operation.

To learn more about these new VPX products, please contact AMP at or visit

Established in 1993, Advanced Micro Peripherals Ltd. is an ISO-9001 registered design and manufacturing company producing rugged, high-performance embedded boards and system solutions.