Provide highly reliable network infrastructure for remote ground deployment in support of global broadband satellite communications. The system should play a vital role in delivering high speed, high capacity, low latency Internet Protocol communications to mobile commercial and defense-related users.
Elma Electronic designed a system capable of meeting both the uptime and high bandwidth demands of the application. The cPCI based system delivers a unique redundant system controller scheme as well as redundant Ethernet switches each with automatic failover capability to maximize equipment uptime. The system supports up to 10 single board computers for extremely high processing power as well as high capacity redundant (RAID 1) storage. A chassis shelf manager provides overall system health monitoring.