Microwave Journal

Pixus Offers VITA 67 Backplanes for RF over OpenVPX

October 15, 2018

Pixus Technologies has developed a new line of 3U and 6U OpenVPX backplanes with provisions for RF cabling per VITA 67.  The backplanes come in various sizes and slot configuration options.

The VPX307 and VPX607 series for 3U and 6U VITA 67 backplanes respectively, feature various VITA 67.x configuration options.  The backplanes are offered populated with the RF housings/contacts or only with cutouts for later customer installation as needed.   The first in the series is a 3U, 9-slot version per the BKP3-CEN09-15.2.17 profile. Hybrid/development backplanes are also available.

Pixus offers OpenVPX backplanes in sizes up to 16 slots at a 1 in. pitch.  The company also provides high-performance chassis platforms, backplanes and components in the OpenVPX, VME64x, cPCI Serial, AdvancedTCA, and MicroTCA architectures.