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Save Space, Weight, Power and Cost with High Channel Count, Multi-Protocol Data Bus Networking XMC & PMC Cards!

Bohemia, New York (May 2014) Data Device Corporation introduces new Multi-Protocol Data Bus Networking XMC and PMC cards capable of supporting all avionic I/O requirements. The card’s high channel mix enables this single, compact solution to replace several individual I/O cards providing significant Size, Weight, Power and Cost (SWaP-C) savings. The BU-67118 XMC/PMC cards utilize the world's most advanced data bus networking technology to deliver low power dissipation, high MTBF, and high performance for rugged environments. Unique features include onboard DMA and 4 Kbyte address space boundaries for critical real-time applications.

Benefits include:

  • High Channel Mix Saves Space, Weight, Power & Cost (SWaP-C)
    • Up to 4 Dual Redundant MIL-STD-1553 Channels
    • Up to 20 Programmable Tx/Rx ARINC 429 Channels
    • Up to 2 Programmable Tx/Rx ARINC 717 Channels
    • Up to 8 RS-232/422/485 Serial I/O Channels
    • Up to 2 ARINC 825 (CANbus 2.0) Channels
    • Up to 10 (+28 V) Avionics Discrete I/O Channels
  • Multi-Protocol Versatility — 1 Card Supports All Avionics I/O
  • Rugged Design Ideal for Harsh Environments

“Multi-protocol I/O, high channel density, and rugged durability make the BU-67118 XMC/PMC card the universal avionics I/O solution for all embedded applications, affording SWaP-C savings while delivering advanced and dependable performance”, stated Eric Forstner, 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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631-567-5600 x7419
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Bohemia, NY 11716