ABOUTOPEN VPXTMOpen VPXTM is the next-generation interoperabilitystandard for system-level defense and aerospaceapplications. It is ideal for rugged applications thatrequire smaller packages, as well as high I/O andconnectivity densities and higher speed.Open VPX leverages the work of the individual VPXstandards to reduce customization, testing, cost and risk.It defines an architecture that manages and constrainsmodule and backplane designs, defines pin outs, andsets interoperability compliance while maintaining fullcompliance with VPX.Amphenol has multiple product offerings for Open VPX,open architecture system needs.

R -VPXCONNECTORSAmphenol’s new R-VPX is a ruggedized high speed, board-to-boardinterconnect system capable of data rates in excess of 10 Gb/s, meetingand exceeding VITA 46 standards. This connector system gives usersmodularity and flexibility by utilizing PCB wafer construction allowing forextreme flexibility with customized wafer-loading patterns.APPLICATIONS: Commercial and Military Aerospace Electronic Systems/C4ISR Ground Systems Missile Defense Space SystemsFEATURES AND BENEFITS: Compliant to VITA 46 for Open VPXTM applications Meets and exceeds VITA 47 and VITA 72 performance requirements Supports Ethernet, Fiber Channel, InfiniBand, and other protocols Modular COTS lightweight connector system Low mating force connector system Pin-less backplane connector family Supports .8 inch card slot pitches Up to 140 signals per inch Can be combined with high power modules, RF modules (VITA 67)and Optical modules (VITA 66)

Contact Information:Amphenol AerospaceCat [email protected](607) 563-5129

VITA 66.1FIBER OPTICINTERCONNECTSAmphenol’s proposed VITA-66.1 MT connector provides areliable high speed connection for the most extreme commercialand military environments. This ruggedized interconnect is amongthe highest density of connector products on the market.MT ferrules can be accommodated as follows: Up to 24 fiber optic channels per MT ferrule Up to 48 channels per connectorMT ferrules are not supplied by Amphenol. Connectors aresupplied less the MT ferrules.Amphenol’s VITA 66.1 Interconnect is designed in accordance withthe VPX Technology Road-map.

Contact Information:Amphenol AerospaceCat [email protected](607) 563-5129

VITA 67:HIGH DENSITY & HIGHPERFORMANCE RFADDITION TO THE OPEN VPXTM PLATFORMFEATURES: The foundational coaxial interconnect for RF on the VPX platforms Cable assembly daughtercard modules that mate to backplane adapters Designed for side-by-side implementation with VITA 46 hardware Floating SMPM coaxial pins ensure excellent RF performance inany mating condition Available in 3U (4 position) and 6U (8 position) formatsAPPLICATIONS: Robust and rugged high speed cabled solution High-reliability, high-density for aerospace & defense applications SIGINT, EWR, ground base station & communication systems,avionics, radar systems Air Transport Racks (ATRs) without Rear Transition Modules(RTMs) or limited speed through RTMBENEFITS: MIL-STD 810 for shock and vibration Minimal footprint of I/O slot Significant reduction in Mean-Time-To-Repair (MTTR) since rearpanel interface enables quick disconnect Utilizes existing and proven SMPM interfaces Unique SV connector retention mechanism offers significant easeof assembly/disassembly

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VIPER:HIGH SPEED,HIGHDENSITY MODULARINTERCONNECTSThe VIPER Connector is a shielded, high-density, hi-speed modularinterconnect with press-fit termination that meets or exceeds futureavionic high-level requirements such as: High-level vibration and mechanical shock protection Condensing moisture resistance Ruggedization in packaging that can scale to higher bandwidthswithout costly and time consuming chassis redesigns. The VIPERconnector platform offers the ability to scale from 80 Mb/s to over 10Gb/s while retaining the same Vita 46 platform slot pitch at 20.3mmto 25.4mm. Fully footprint-compatible with VITA 60, VITA 46 and VITA 48 standards Hi-Speed: the VIPER is designed for 10 Gb/s data rate performance 100 ohm impedance for differential pair configuration The daughtercard assembly is optimized for differential pair architectureon a 1.8mm x 1.35mm grid. The daughtercard is waferized, and provides single-ended andpower wafer options integrated onto a stainless steel stiffener withstainless steel frame and keying elements The backplane has signal contacts that incorporate a highlyreliable 4-point-of-contact beam design, and ground contacts which arerobust compliant pin & contact fork design 0.52mm nom. translation in fully mated condition ESD protection supports 2-level maintenance designs Flexible modular design is ideal for standard 3U and 6U applications, aswell as unique custom configurations incorporating RF and fiber opticMT solutions

Contact Information:Amphenol Printed CircuitsMichele [email protected](603) 386-6553

MODUL’R:AVIONICS BOARDLEVEL CONNECTORWith its unique platform of proven technologies, MODUL’R is aninnovative commercial avionics connector covering a wide array ofapplications including: Avionics equipments Communication (Radar, Radio, Ect.) Flight Control Systems Engines/power units/FADECThe MODUL’R is available in both 6U and 3U format to address the futureavionics market needs with respectively 4 cavities equipped with 4modules each and 2 cavities equipped with 3 modules each.A fully adaptable platform covering all the commercial avionics needs: High speed signal transmission Power management solutions High-density design (size and weight optimization) Size adaptability (3U & 6U) Thermal management option for better cooling Easy to use solution:- Less tools, quick install, blind mate and shock-proof Ruggedization and fully protected against:- Electro Magnetic Interferences (EMI)- Short cuts

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Gb/s while retaining the same Vita 46 platform slot pitch at 20.3mm to 25.4mm. Fully footprint-compatible with VITA 60, VITA 46 and VITA 48 standards Hi-Speed: the VIPER is designed for 10 Gb/s data rate performanc