Built for Maximum Design Versatility The Kontron AT8404 is one of three key open modular platform elements that complete Kontron's 10 GbE product portfolio. As a PICMG 3.0/3.1-compliant AdvancedTCA carrier board, the AT8404 sets an industry precedent with 4 Mid-Size AMC slots that support a full range of AMC modules including – TDM interfaces (E1/T1, STM-1, OC3), NPUs, DSPs, PrAMCs and Storage AMCs.
AdvancedMC-Everywhere integration for customization The Kontron AT8404 provides equipment manufacturers the flexibility to customize the design of their network system solutions, especially for various 10 GbE-based systems that drive IMS-based broadband applications that require the seamless delivery of video and data content in IPTV or VoD networks.
Full Redundancy and High Availability Suitable for dual-star configurations in 14- and 16-slot systems, the AT8404 is hot swappable, supports full redundancy, and provides PCI-Express, SRIO or 10GbE direct AMC interconnects. For storage solutions, the AT8404 additionally provides SAS/SATA direct AMC interconnects. With full IPMI 1.5 support, the AT8404 also features a dedicated ìController as an additional Firmware Update Manager (FWUM) for field upgrades, rollbacks and watchdog functions.
Kontron helps leading OEMs and systems integrators to significantly reduce their time-to-market to gain a competitive edge. Kontron designs and manufactures innovative building blocks capable of supporting numerous applications for today‘s networked infrastructure. Our broad portfolio of products includes Computer-On-Modules industry standard COM Express, PCI, ATCA, CompactPCI, ePCI-X and VME board-level solutions, open platform communications servers, industrial-grade rackmount solutions, Human-Machine Interface (HMI) systems, and mobile rugged computers. Kontron products are designed to withstand higher temperature ranges, shock, vibration, moisture, dust and electrical noise; all of which are characteristic of embedded computing applications. Kontron solutions can be found at work in a wide range of industries and applications.