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This month we introduce our new 10Gb Ethernet interface XMC module. And just in case you missed it, we have a COM Express processor module, a white paper and webinar as a primer on Ethernet concepts.
For more information, call our sales engineers at 877-295-7082 to discuss your application or request a quote.
New 10-Gigabit Ethernet Interface XMC Module with Quad SFP+ Ports
Acromag’s new XMC-6280 provides a 10-gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) interface solution for data-intensive real-time embedded computing systems. Ultra-high performance is achieved using an ASIC-based TCP/IP offload engine (TOE processor). Four channels of 10GbE connectivity are provided via four SFP+ fibre/copper ports. An 8-lane PCI Express Gen2 interface provides a high-speed connection to the system processor.
Typical applications include high-speed data storage, image collection/transfer, distributed control networks, and board-to-board interfaces.
The XMC-6280’s TOE ASIC has hundreds of programmable registers for protocol configuration and offload control. As a result, this XMC module can offload TCP processing per connection, per server, or per interface. And with support for 5Gbps data rates, the PCIe interface delivers up to 32Gbps of bandwidth to the server.
Rugged COM Express Module with 4th Gen Intel Core i7 or i5 Processor
Acromag’s new XCOM-6400 is a basic size platform (95 x 125mm) COM Express processor module with Type 6 interconnects. Several models are available with the 4th generation (Haswell) Intel Core i7 or i5 CPUs which deliver many enhanced capabilities for media, graphics, security, and power management. Designed for industrial and defense applications, the XCOM-6400 has an extra rigid PCB and extended temperature support.
This module sets a new standard for shock and vibration by implementing a SODIMM hold-down mechanism. Soldering down the memory is no longer necessary so users can change or upgrade as desired.
The XCOM-6400 also provides a heat sink capability not available on traditional COM Express designs. Conduction-cooled rails set a new standard for carrier cards. Specially designed heat spreader plates on the CPU and memory help dissipate heat permitting operation at up to 85°C. For more extreme temperatures, an active heat spreader with a fan is available as an option.