WILD100 8-Slot 3U OpenVPX ATR – WC3A80

The rugged WILD100 8-Slot 3U OpenVPX SOSA™-Aligned ¾ Air Transport Rack (WC3A80) is a 100Gb Ethernet-enabled COTS 3U VPX Chassis, Backplane, and Chassis Manager. For a benchtop version of similar capability, see the WILD100 7-Slot 3U OpenVPX Chassis (WC3170).

It is VITA 65 compliant, SOSA-aligned, and designed and built in USA.

The rugged 100GbE SOSA-Aligned 3U VPX ¾ ATR includes a thermally-controlled Chassis, Backplane, and secure Chassis Manager.

The 8-slot forced-air, conduction-cooled unit incorporates slots for up to four conduction-cooled 3U VPX Payload Boards, 100GbE Switch, Clock Distribution Card, I/O-intensive SBC, and VITA 62 power supply.

The Chassis Manager is VITA 46.11/SOSA-aligned and utilizes a Xilinx UltraScale+ ZU5EG or ZU11EG MPSoC.

See all of the Annapolis Chassis and Backplanes.

Chassis and Backplane

  • ¾ ATR Short Length, Tall Height Chassis
  • SOSA-aligned
  • Rugged top-loading and air-cooled, with conduction-cooled slots
  • 8 3U OpenVPX Slots
    • 4 Payload Slots with 14.6.11 profile
    • 1 Clock Slot with 14.9.2 profile
    • 1 I/O-intensive SBC Slot with 14.2.16 profile
    • 1 40/100GbE Switch Slot with 14.4.14 profile
    • 1 VITA 62 Power Supply Slot – Standard or 12V-Heavy
  • Input power is 28VDC per MIL-STD-704F
  • 25 Gbps Line Rates on Data and Expansion Planes
    • 25/40/100Gb Ethernet
    • SDR/DDR/QDR/EDR Infiniband
    • Gen 3/4 PCI Express
    • Custom protocols up to 25Gbps per lane
  • VITA 66.5C and VITA 67.3C for payload slots
  • Integrated ultra-low skew AUXCLK/REFCLK radial distribution
  • Chassis manager connector handles JTAG, maintenance ports (UARTs) and control
  • Up to 2 MIL-DTL-38999 SOSA-aligned circular connectors with 19 RF connections each
  • Up to 1 MIL-DTL-38999 SOSA-aligned circular connectors with four 24 Fiber MT connections each
  • Up to 2 dual redundant MIL-STD-1553 interfaces supported
  • LED Status Indicators
  • Chassis supports operation from -40 to 70°C and storage from -50 to 85°C ambient air
  • Rugged high velocity fan for cooling

WABGM0 or WABGM2 Chassis Manager

  • SOSA-aligned and VITA 46.11 compliant
  • Xilinx UltraScale+ ZU5EG or ZU11EG MPSoC running Linux for CHmC
    • Processing Subsystem (PS)
      • Quad core A53 ARM running at 1.2 GHz
      • Dual core R5 ARM
      • 4GB DDR4 DRAM
      • 128MB QSPI NOR
    • Programmable Logic subsystem (PL)
      • Up to 633K System Logic cells in Programmable Logic
      • Up to 2GB DDR4 DRAM
      • Up to 22.5Mb of UltraRAM
      • 128MB QSPI NOR
      • Dual 128KB battery backed NV SRAM
  • MicroSemi Polarfire MPF200T for security functions
    • 192K Logic Elements
    • 13.3 Mb Internal RAM
    • 297Kb internal uPROM bits
    • Boots from internal flash
    • SPI NOR for in system updates
  • Integrated JTAG access/control from chassis manager to each slot
    • External JTAG connection with SW selectable multiplexing from each slot
    • Xilinx JTAG over ethernet via Chassis Manager
  • Multiple security and advanced features available, contact factory for details

Application Development

  • Standard Chassis Manager support delivered with all systems
    • IPMI Chassis Manager support with redundant IPMB
      • VITA 46.11 conformant and SOSA-aligned
      • Tier 2 Chassis Manager with support coming for Tier 3
    • Chassis voltage and temperature sensor monitoring
    • Fan control and monitoring
    • UART support to payload cards
    • JTAG support to payload cards
  • Optional Full Board Support Package for Chassis Manager
    • Enables customization if needed of Zynq PS, PL
    • Provides fast and robust HDL-based application development environment

The following documentation is available for registered users of our site. Please log in or feel free to register for our site.

Technical Documents

For additional documentation, please contact your Sales Representative.

Product Images