VME technology continues to be a favorable choice as an industrial embedded computing architecture. Many current users have taken advantage of the long life cycle of VME products and have refreshed their product lines with the vast selection of VME products on the market. New projects are leveraging the advancements in VME technology with an eye on performance and the life cycle advantages of VME. The VME Technology family of specifications has grown significantly since its inception. VMEbus has expanded from the original family of a core VME32 parallel bus specification, a VME Subsystem bus, and a VME serial interconnect to today’s broad family of complementary state-of-the art specifications.