DSP230 Multiprocessor

Rugged 6U VPX board with four Freescale MPC8641D/8640D processors

DSP230 Multiprocessor

This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on August 27, 2015

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Overview


Advanced, fully rugged multiprocessor solution

The 6U VPX form factor DSP230 is an advanced, fully rugged multiprocessor solution featuring quad Freescale 8641D processors and 4 Gigabytes of DDR2 SDRAM memory. Serial RapidIO enables a broad range of connectivity options, while support for PCI Express provides customers with access to extensive end point solutions, as well as a link to the onboard XMC site.

Setting the Standard

The DSP230 system blade sets the standard for deployed COTS multi-processors aimed at rugged defense and aerospace applications such as radar, sonar, signal intelligence and image processing. The DSP230 was the world’s first 0.8 inch pitch quad 8641D solution, providing unrivalled system densities as a standalone card or as part of an integrated AXIS multicomputer.

AXIS Software Development Tools and Libraries

The DSP230 is fully supported by Abaco Systems’ industry-leading AXIS Advanced Multiprocessor Integrated Software tools and libraries, and is a building block within Abaco Systems’ AXIS multicomputer family, providing a range of multiprocessor configurations with the flexibility to integrate system specific I/O that caters to legacy as well as future requirements.

 

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Specifications

Form Factor
VPX 6U
Processor
4x MPC8640D
# Expansion Slots
1
Maximum Memory
Up to 4 GB DDR2 SDRAM
Mezzanine
1x PMC/XMC
Ethernet
1000BaseT
Other
SRIO
Operating System (OS) Support
Linux
AXIS Support
Yes
Expansion Plane
PCIe
Fabric Interface
sRIO, PCIe, GbE
Control Plane
1000BASE-T
Data Plane
SRIO
Management Plane
BMM (Baseboard Man. Module)
Memory
4 GB
Ruggedization
Level 1-2 Air Cooled

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