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ATX

(hardware, standard)
An open PC motherboard specification by Intel.

ATX is a development of the Baby AT specification with the motherboard rotated 90 degrees in the chassis. The CPU and SIMM sockets have been relocated away from the expansion card slots meaning that all the slots support full-length cards. More I/O functions are integrated on the motherboard. As the longer edge of the board is now at the back of the chassis, there is more space for connectors; also, the I/O opening on the back panel of the chassis has been defined as double the previous height, allowing vendors to add extra on-board I/O functions over and above the standard.

Most Pentium Pro boards use this form factor.

As well as the motherboard size, layout, and placement, the ATX specification also includes requirements for power supply and fan specification and location.

The full size ATX board measures 305mm wide by 244mm deep. There is also a Mini-ATX form factor, 284mm by 208mm.

http://developer.intel.com/design/motherbd/atx.htm.
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The ATX includes the 20 largest and most traded companies of the Vienna Stock Exchange.
ATX is a leading developer and integrator of customized, private-labeled connected vehicle (also known as telematics) services, including adaptive, voice recognition interfaces with drivers, to global automobile manufacturers, Hyundai's announcement that Veloster would come equipped with Blue Link[R] was part of the new model's market introduction at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
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We are excited that BMW has given us a vote of confidence in continuing a relationship that builds upon years of experience together and hundreds of thousands of interactions we've had with BMW owners," said Steve Millstein, president of ATX.
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Employing softswitch technology allows ATX to deliver feature-rich services and applications through its network while enabling its customers to reduce their total cost of ownership when deploying current and future voice and data services.
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