MicroTCA Chosen for Naval Rackmount System
11540 South Eastern Avenue
Henderson, NV, 89052
Press release date: April 4, 2014
Henderson, NV – A prime military contractor has chosen MicroTCA over OpenVPX for its naval computing application. The company was looking for a rugged front-to-rear cooled rackmount design with capability for a multi-gigabit backplane data transfer and failover options. VadaTech develop a 1U solution that would provide vibration and shock resistance in an isolated rack. The chassis meets MIL-STD-901D and 167A for shock/vibration and to MIL-STD-461 for EMI.
The lightweight aluminum chassis has a ribbed construction and screw-down front panel tabs to meet the ruggedization requirements. In just a 1U height, the chassis holds 6 mid-sized AMCs.
VadaTech also offers ATR-based MicroTCA solutions compliant to MicroTCA.3 for hardened conduction-cooled systems. The come in ½ and ¾ ATR sizes or can be offered in rackmount formats. The company is also developing MicroTCA.2 design for hybrid air/conduction cooling in a heat-exchanged chassis.
VadaTech provides innovative embedded computing solutions from board-level products, chassis-level platforms, to configurable application-ready systems. With a focus on MicroTCA and AdvancedTCA solutions, the company offers unmatched product selection and expertise in the full xTCA ecosystem. With our unique combination of electrical, mechanical, software, and system-level expertise, VadaTech can provide customized commercial or rugged computing solutions to meet the most complex customer requirements. VadaTech also offers specialized product solutions for VPX/VME, CompactPCI, and other architectures. A member of PICMG and VITA, VadaTech is headquarted in Henderson, NV with offices in Europe and Asia Pacific.
VadaTech, Inc. www.VadaTech.com 198 N. Gibson Rd Henderson, NV 89014
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