CNIC-A2PU4

CNIC-A2PU4 Dual Port ARINC 664 Four Lane PCI Express Interface

CNIC-A2PU4

This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on March 31, 2014

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Overview


GE Intelligent Platforms CNIC-A2PU4 is a high performance Four Lane PCI Express Interface for monitoring, generating or analyzing full-bandwidth AFDX/ARINC 664 protocol traffic. GE Intelligent Platforms exclusive pipeline architecture maximizes packet throughput using parallel controllers and efficient DMA transfers, thereby avoiding the bottlenecks of CPU-based interface solutions.

Configurable as either one dual-redundant AFDX/ARINC 664 interface or two independent ports, users have complete access to all frame and header data. Each incoming packet is tagged with a 20 nsec resolution, 64-bit time-tag. Real time traffic generation is highly accurate. An IRIG-B receiver/generator is included for synchronization to external IRIG-B time sources and for synchronizing multiple CNIC-A boards. In addition, I/O triggers, error detection/injection, BIT, and link/protocol level statistics are provided.

The CNIC-A2PU4 comes with all the software development tools needed for user application development at no extra charge. The Cpcap, packet capture library, provides a complete set of functions for transmitting and receiving Ethernet frames.

Last Time Buy:  March 31, 2014

Last Time Ship:  September 31, 2014

Please contact your GEIP sales representative or Avionics Sales Director Steven.Holder@GE.com for details.
 



  • AFDX/ARINC 664 dual port interface ( two independent 10/100 MHz full duplex ports)
  • 4 Lane PCI Express
  • Includes AFDX and low-level Software Developer’s Kit (SDK) at no additional charge.
  • Advanced reception features
        - 20 nsec time-tags
        - IRIG-B synchronization
        - DMA transfer to host
        - Full throughput capability
        - Link level error detection
  • Advanced transmission scheduling
        - Highly accurate
        - Flexible scheduling modes
        - DMA transfer from host
        - Full throughput capability
        - Link level error injection
  • Advanced software support
        - Flexible packet capture API
        - AFDX / ARINC 664 API
        - XML configuration format
        - Integrated log file format
        - Berkeley packet filter engine
  • Four bi-directional avionics level discretes
  • Input and output triggers per channel
  • Built-in test features
  • Supportable throughout program lifetime with Product Lifetime Management (PLM) program
     

What’s New


Specifications

Form Factor
PCI Express
Processor
FPGA
Ruggedization:
Conformal Coating
Application
Lab, Simulation, Test
# ARINC Channels
2
Options/ Notes
IRIG Support. BusTools/AFDX analyzer available.
AFDX Stack
AFDX / ARINC 664 protocol stack

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