Rugged 4U 19” Computing Node,
Intel® Atom™ (alt. up to i7) based CPU System,
with very feature rich and flexible Front I/O

  • Intended as Flexible I/O Network Attached
    Computing Node, for use in Maritime and
    Harsh Industrial Environment
  • Redundant Ethernet based network attachment.
  • Can be used as Distributed I/O Controller or
    Distributed Data Collection & Conversion Unit.
  • CompactPCI based 3 slot inner crate
    (2 slot's available for I/O)
  • Optional: CompactPCI or VMEbus
    up to 5 slots backplane available
  • CPU: Intel® Atom™ based 3U cPCI
  • Optional: Alternative 3U or 6U cPCI CPU Boards available.
    Alternative CPU variants Core™-i3, -i5, -i7
  • Flexible I/O Concept based on PMC Modules
    Up to 4 PMC Modules (+6 PMC Modules @ alt. backplane)
  • Rich selection of I/O, and possible I/O customization:
    Digital I/O, Analog I/O, Serial RS-xxx Communication,
    FPGA based "Front-end / Pre-processing",
    Special Function PMC (Arinc-1553, Synchro/Resolver,
    Motion Control and more)
  • Flexible and exchangeable front panel mechanics
    and connectors. MIL-D38999 I/O connectors
    are used as standard. Alternativ M-12,
    DSUB, Screw Terminals, ...can be selected.
  • Cooling: Fanless System Design with Conduction Cooled
    CPU Board
  • Optional cooling: conventional air cooled chassis
    by means of internal fan's (left to right, or reverse air flow).
    Also optional conventional cooling side profiles / flanges
    for use in "forced" air flow installations.
  • Mounting: Stand-Alone Box with mounting brackets, or
    19" chassis mount (4U High). All I/O in front.

Application Story - Maritime

The RECAB MPU (Maritime Processing Unit) is extremely versatile. It’s easy to change or add hardware functionality such as AIS or other GPS system modules. This flexibility enables deployment in several other application areas.
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Application Story - Avionics

RECAB has received a grant from the Research Council of Norway to develop a new standard for robust, compact processing units for extreme environments. The grant provides funding for a three-year project involving development of four different processing units.
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Rugger Modular Computer - Meets Defence Standards

RECAB presents a unique vehicle computer developed to meet defense standards. This model is based on CompactPCI, but we can adapt it to meet your specific requirements. We believe there is a strong need for a rugged vehicle computer platform.
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The customer approached RECAB looking for a special test system for development of communications services. RECAB had previously carried out several projects with similar technical requirements, so it was a good match. All design work was done in cooperation with the end customer
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