Shelf managers that comply to VITA 46.11
Provider of embedded computing and enclosure solutions Pixus Technologies now offers shelf managers that comply to VITA 46.11 for shelf management of OpenVPX systems. There are also configurations for use in legacy VME/64x and CompactPCI systems.
The SHM200 shelf manager is IPMI 2.0 compliant and available in various size formats. The unit offers temperature monitoring of at least 6 temp sensors, monitoring of 12 fans, and 8 voltage monitors. The SHM200 also has fan PWM control and up to 16 digital inputs and outputs.
The standard panel interface on the SHM200 includes RS-232, Ethernet, and indicator LEDs. A Telco interface is also optional and customised versions are available. The standard size is 3U high x 160mm depth with a 0.8 in pitch. If the Telco interface is used the pitch is increased to 1.2 in.
Shelf managers for AdvancedTCA are also available and the company offers a range of OpenVPX, AdvancedTCA, and MicroTCA chassis platforms, backplanes, and system accessories.