Thursday, July 12, 2007

Carlo Gavazzi Debuts ATCA Systems

Carlo Gavazzi Computing Solutions unveiled its new 633 Series of 13U
AdvancedTCA systems, designed to address power requirements, thermal
management challenges and network equipment-building system (NEBs)
requirements of the telecommunications, enterprise, and datacom
marketplaces. The new 633 series, which complies with the PICMG 3.0
AdvancedTCA specification, is available with a 14-slot Dual Star or Full
Mesh backplane topology. The system features unique dual-redundant
Pigeon Point Systems shelf management modules and accommodates 14
AdvancedTCA boards and their RTMs. All field-replaceable units are
intelligent devices and communicate to the shelf managers through the

The 633 Series is equipped with a front removable push/pull intelligent
cooling system, featuring six dual fan modules to cool up to 220 watts
front side and 30 watts back side.