Elma Introduces VXS Processor Mesh Chassis

Elma Electronic Inc., a global manufacturer of electronic packaging products, has announced the industry’s first VXS Processor Mesh Chassis. The 12-slot chassis comes in 9U to 12U heights in various configurations.

VXS Processor Mesh is a powerful architecture with bandwidth that can deliver 112.5 GB/s of aggregate throughput within the processing mesh in a single chassis. This is a throughput improvement of 6x over currently available technology. The chassis features a 12-slot Processor Mesh backplane from Elma Bustronic. The backplane features a combination of VXS mesh slots, VXS payload slots, central I/O, and legacy VME64x slots.

Elma VXS Processor Mesh Chassis

The 19″ rackmount chassis features a scratch-resistant, power coated alodined aluminum enclosure. The power supply options are from 2 x 350 W (N+1) to 750 W to 3 x 600 W (N+1). The front-to-real cooling configuration features up to 3 x 118 CFM fans above and below the card cage in the 12U version. Each chassis height has various cooling options. Rear I/O, drives, and system monitoring are all optional.

All Elma chassis are assembled, wired, and tested prior to shipment. The lead-time is 6-8 weeks.

About Elma Electronic
Elma Electronic Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of enclosures, backplanes, cabinets, cases, and “ready-to-run” packaging for CPCI, Rugged COTS, VME/64x, VXI, PC and custom bus structures. Elma’s component product line offers a wide selection of top quality switches knobs and LED arrays. The company has been a worldwide supplier of dependable, high performance products for over 35 years. Elma operates three facilities in the continental United States plus has locations in Switzerland, Germany, France, the United Kingdom and Israel. Elma Electronic Inc. is located at 44350 Grimmer Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538 USA. Telephone (510) 656-3400 – Fax (510) 656-3783.