Mezzanine CPU Side Card M.2 NVMe & Quad M12-X Gigabit Ethernet PCIe x4 (NVMe) M.2 SSD Quad Front Panel M12-X Gigabit Ethernet

The SCL-RHYTHM is a mezzanine side card for EKF CPU boards, provided with a socket for a PCI Express® based M.2 mass storage module, and four independent Gigabit Ethernet controllers for universal networking.
The SCL-RHYTHM is suitable for EKF CPU cards such as the SC4-CONCERTO or SC5-FESTIVAL, which are equipped with two HSE (high speed expansion) mezzanine connectors, for eight PCIe® Gen3 lanes. The M.2 socket can accommodate an NVMe type SSD module up to the 2280 form factor, with a PCIe® x4 Gen3 interface for superior data transfer rates. When used as main mass storage device, the NVMe SSD can speed up the overall system performance dramatically. Four I210-IT networking controllers supporting TSN Gigabit Ethernet are wired to X-coded M12 front panel connectors, for rugged applications such as railway and transportation.

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  • Mixed function mezzanine side card for EKF CompactPCI® Serial CPU boards
  • Based on new mezzanine connectors HSE1/HSE2 (8 x PCIe® Gen3)
  • Suitable e.g. for use with CPU cards SC4-CONCERTO, SC5-FESTIVAL
  • Provides Gigabit Ethernet front panel I/O (4 x M12-X)
  • Provides mass storage capability (M.2 NVMe)
  • 8HP assembly together with CPU card
  • Proprietary PCB dimensions for optimized CPU card processor heat sink

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