Bohemia, New York (January 2009) Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces the world’s first fully integrated 1553 terminal, the Total-ACE™, consolidating all the necessary MIL-STD-1553 components within a single, small, cost-effective PBGA package. The BU-64843T Total-ACE™ comprises a complete interface between a host computer and a MIL-STD-1553 bus that simplifies design, procurement, and qualification processes.
The Total-ACE™ integrates dual transceivers, dual transformers, protocol engine, and 4K words of internal RAM, and is fully software and hardware compatible with DDC’s Enhanced Mini-ACE® series of devices. The BU-64843T is powered entirely by +3.3 volts, and offers an extended -40°C to +100°C industrial temperature range. Additionally, the Total-ACE™ is DO-254 certifiable, and is available in RoHS compliant versions.
“Total-ACE™ demonstrates DDC’s continuous commitment to data bus innovation by integrating 1553 protocol, transceiver, and transformers into one compact package,” states Mike Hegarty, DDC’s Data Bus Marketing Manager.
Data Device Corporation (DDC) is recognized as a leading international supplier of high-reliability data interface products for military and commercial aerospace applications for over 40 years and MIL-STD-1553 products for more than 25 years. DDC’s broad product line consists of advanced data bus technology for high speed Fibre Channel networks, MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC 429 data bus boards/components, synchro/resolver technologies, and solid state power controllers and motor drives. The company's design and manufacturing facility is located in Bohemia, N.Y.