The BPX6610 PCI Express Backplane
The BPX6610 PCI Express backplane has a 14-slot form factor that enables 4U rackmount computer designs that can support a single or dual-processor PICMG 1.3 single board computer, six PCIe and six PCI-X/PCI standard plug-in I/O cards. Some typical dual-processor single board computers used with the BPX6610 backplane include the BPX7059 and JXT6966 while the single-processor boards include the TSB7053 and BXTS7059.
Two of the PCIe card slots on the PCI Express backplane are driven with interface links direct from the SBC. The remaining four x8 PCIe slots available on the backplane are driven with x4 links from a 24-lane PCI Express switch. The PCIe switch also provides a x4 link that drives the dual-channel PCIe-to-PCI-X bridge which interfaces the PCI-X/PCI option card slots to the SBC.
Key features of the BPX6610 PCI Express backplane include:
- 14-slot form factor server-class backplane ideal for 4U rackmount computer systems
- Supports up to six PCI Express plug-in I/O cards
- 1 – x8 PCI Express electrical / x16 mechanical connector [direct from SBC]
- 1 – x8 PCI Express electrical / x8 mechanical connector [direct from SBC]
- 4 – x4 PCI Express electrical / x8 mechanical connector [driven by PCIe switch]
- Supports up to six PCI-X/PCI plug-in I/O cards
- 2 – 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
- 4 – 64-bit/66MHz PCI-X
- Supports one PICMG 1.3 system host board and two USB 2.0 headers
- Long-life backplane with 7+ year availability for stable system designs
14-slot form factor supports a PICMG 1.3 SBC, PCIe and PCI-X option cards
Board dimensions: 12.3” x 12.9”
The nominal backplane thickness is 0.080”; however, the backplane mounting holes are recessed 0.018” on the bottom to provide an effective PCB thickness of 0.062” for use in the chassis design process.
PCI Express Slots
One, x8 PCIe slot (x8 mechanical) directly from SHB
One, x8 PCIe slot (x16 mechanical) directly from SHB
Four, x4 PCIe slots (x8 mechanical) link from SHB via PCIe switch
Four, PCI-X/PCI slots, 64-bit/66MHz
Two, PCI-X/PCI slots, 64-bit/100MHz
See datasheet or mechanical layout diagram for detailed slot routing information.
12.3″ x 12.9″ (14-slot)
1 – x8 PCI Express 1.1 electrical / x16 mech. connector
1 – x8 PCI Express 1.1 electrical / x8 mech. connector
4 – x4 PCI Express 1.1 electrical / x8 mech. connectors
2 – 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X 4 – 64-bit/66MHz PCI-X
BXT7059 Single Board ComputerBXT7059 Details
JXT6966 Single Board ComputerJXT6966 Details
MCXT Single Board ComputerMCXT Details
SLT Single Board ComputerSLT Details
TSB7053 Single Board ComputerTSB7053 Details
BXTS7059 Single Board ComputerBXTS7059 Details
JXTS6966 Single Board ComputerJXTS6966 Details
MCXI Single Board ComputerMCXI Details
SLI Single Board ComputerSLIDetails
PICMG 1.3 Combo or Server-class
Agency Approvals and Compliance
Designed for UL60950 and CAN/CSA C22.2 No.60950-00, EN55022:1998 Class B, EN61000-4-2:1995, EN61000-4-3:1997, EN61000-4-4:1995, EN61000-4-5:1995, EN61000-4-6:1996, EN61000-4-11:1994
The BPX6610 backplane is available with low-profile right angle and vertical power connectors suitable for use with either an ATX or EPS power supply.
+5V, -5V, +5V AUX, +12V, -12V and +3.3V power connection and status.
Operating Temp: 0°C to 60°C
Storage Temp: -40° to 70°C
Humidity: 5% to 90% non-condensing
The BPX6610 is lead free, RoHS compliant backplane.