Elma Bustronic Offers Over 100 Slot Sizes of VME Backplanes

Elma Bustronic Corporation, an industry leading designer and manufacturer of high performance backplanes has offers over 100 slot size variations of VME-based backplanes standard and off-the-shelf. These include a wide range of designs in 3U VME, 6U VME, 6U VME64x, 7U VME64x, VME320, VXS, VITA 31.1, and VPX (VITA 46). Combining all of the power, shroud and other options, this comes to thousands of possible configurations available standard.

Serving the VME backplane market since 1989, Elma Bustronic has thousands of standard VME configurations available and has completed over 1000 custom VME designs to date. The VME-based backplane lines consist of typical slot sizes from 2-21 slots, power bugs or lugs, electronic or mechanical auto daisy chaining, and shrouds over the first and last slots. A controlled-impedance stripline design provides virtually zero crosstalk.

Elma Bustronic VME Backplanes

New VME-based switched fabric architectures such as VXS, VITA 31.1, and VPX come in Star or Dual Star topologies and some Mesh configurations. Elma Bustronic has led the industry in backplane development in these new technologies and offers several unique designs. Contact Elma Bustronic for more information.

Founded in 1989, Elma Bustronic specializes in the design and manufacture of high-performance backplanes. Elma Bustronic has a complete line of industry-standard backplanes, including CompactPCI, VME, VME64x, H.110 CT, VXI, VXS, and ATCA. Elma Bustronic’s custom design service combines creative engineering, highly sophisticated computer simulation and modern design techniques to offer customized backplanes that meet the most specialized system requirements. A member of the ELMA Electronic group, Elma Bustronic is located in Fremont, California. Elma Bustronic is a member of PICMG, VITA, and the StarFabric Trade Association.