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MIL-STD-1553 PMC Card Achieves Very High MTBF with Field-Proven, DO-254 Certifiable ASIC Core!

Bohemia, New York (August 2011) Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces a DO-254 certifiable MIL-STD-1553 PMC card utilizing DDC’s field proven Enhanced Mini-ACE® core in an ASIC design to achieve very high-reliability (MTBF).

The BU-65596F/M incorporates DDC’s highly efficient Total-ACE® integrated terminals to create a rugged, high-reliability MIL-STD-1553 PMC card ideal for military applications with harsh environments.

Benefits include:

  • DDC ASIC with Over 62 Million Hours of In-Service History
  • Certifiable to DO-254
  • High MTBF
  • Up to 4 MIL-STD-1553 Channels / up to 16 Avionics Discrete I/O
  • Software Compatible with ACE and Enhanced Mini-ACE®
  • VITA 47 Class V3 for Rugged Environments

“The BU-65596F/M combines the efficiency of DDC’s new Total-ACE® with the field-proven reliability of DDC’s 1553 core to create a highly-reliable MIL-STD-1553 solution that is DO-254 certifiable”, stated George Los, DDC’s Data Bus Product Manager.

Data Device Corporation (DDC) is a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-reliability Connectivity, Power and Control solutions (Data Networking; Power Distribution, Control and Conversion; Motor Control and Motion Feedback) for aerospace, defense, space, and industrial applications. With awards for quality, delivery, and support, DDC has served these industries as a trusted resource for more than 50 years... providing proven solutions that are optimized for efficiency, reliability, and performance. Data Device Corporation brands include DDC, Beta Transformer Technology Corporation, National Hybrid Inc., North Hills Signal Processing Corp., Pascall Electronics Ltd., and XCEL Power Systems Ltd. DDC is headquartered in Bohemia, NY and has manufacturing operations in New York, California, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit:

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