Pixus Offers 4U OpenVPX Chassis in Bottom-to-Top Configuration

Press Release Summary:

The 4U OpenVPX Chassis comes in 19 in. rackmount/desktop enclosure with three pluggable PSU slots, three power and ground backplanes. The product is offered with multiple segments for backplane and power supplies. The bottom-to-top airflow configuration of the chassis features 1U for fan/intake area and space for 3U boards. It provides single or dual AC feed options.

Original Press Release:

New OpenVPX Chassis Platform from Pixus Features Multiple Segments

Waterloo, Ontario — Jan 10, 2018 – Pixus Technologies, a provider of embedded computing and enclosure solutions, now offers a 4U OpenVPX chassis platform that features multiple segments for the backplane slots and power supplies. The configuration provides the ability to have replicated redundancy in one chassis platform as well as red/black segmentation.

The 4U OpenVPX segmented chassis from Pixus has three pluggable PSU slots and three power and ground backplanes in the 19” rackmount/desktop enclosure. Single or dual AC feeds are available. 

The chassis has a bottom-to-top airflow configuration, with 1U for the fan/intake area and space for 3U boards. Pixus also offers OpenVPX, cPCI Serial, MicroTCA, and AdvancedTCA chassis in multiple airflow configurations.

About Pixus Technologies

Leveraging over 25 years of innovative standard products, the Pixus team is comprised of industry experts in electronics packaging. Founded in 2009 by senior management from Kaparel Corporation, a Rittal company, Pixus Technologies' embedded backplanes and systems are focused primarily on ATCA, OpenVPX, MicroTCA, and custom designs. Pixus also has an extensive offering of VME-based and cPCI-based solutions. In May 2011, Pixus Technologies became the sole authorized North and South American supplier of the electronic packaging products previously offered by Kaparel Corporation and Rittal.

Justin Moll

Pixus Technologies



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