EmPower EP1A

EmPower EP1A

This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on June 1, 2010

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EP1A (Embedded PowerPC) is a COTS 6U VME64 board offering cost-effective processing based on the highly integrated MPC8245, plus four optional sync/async serial lines and an optional MIL-STD-1553 interface for embedded communications and/or control applications. A CompactFlash site is provided making the board suitable for remote applications where mission data is required to be inserted/removed in the field.

  • Five ruggedization levels, air- and conduction-cooled
  • 6U VME SBC
  • 64 MB SDRAM with EDC
  • Freescale 8240 or 8245 to 350 MHz
  • 2x PMC slots
  • For Ruggedization Levels, please see the configuration guide under the downloads tab
  • P25X601 Rear Transition Module


Form Factor
8245 @ 450 MHz
# Expansion Slots
Maximum Memory
64 MB SDRAM with ECC
Serial I/O
Transition Modules
Bus Interface Chip
Tundra Universe IID
Level 4-5 Conduction Cooled


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