BACKPLANE Systems Technology has announced the release of Axiom's 2U rackmount chassis with optional removable drive and redundant power supply, the AX61220.
The chassis has been designed to accept a full size PICMG single board computer while still allowing for five expansion slots in the combinations of 4xPCI, 1xISA or 3xPCI, 2xISA.
The AX61220 has a depth of 475mm and is made from heavy-duty cold-rolled steel. This flexible style chassis has been designed to accept one slim-line CD-ROM, one 3.5" drive, one 5.25" drive and up to two internal 3.5" hard disk drives.
Furthermore, the chassis can accommodate a removable hard disk drive or tape drive in the 5.25" bay.
The chassis is equipped with a system status detection monitor to check the system temperature, fans and power voltage. In addition, an optional web-enabled remote system monitoring module, managed through the GUI, is available.
The AX61220 is equipped with a 250W AT or ATX power supply. An optional hot-swappable 250W ATX redundant power supply is available. All power supply versions are highly reliable and feature a MTBF of 100,000 hours (11.4 years).
The AX61220 is suited to a range of industrial applications including telecommunications, defense and security systems.