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PCIe® Mini Card Carrier • CompactPCI® Serial

Dual Sockets • Suitable for Wireless Modules



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SP9-TK • Dual PCI Express® Mini Card Carrier

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CompactPCI® Serial • PCI Express® Mini Card Carrier

Dual Sockets • Suitable for Wireless Modules

The SP9-TK is a peripheral board for CompactPCI® Serial systems and serves as a dual PCI Express® Mini Card carrier, either full- or half-size style. Each PCI Express® Mini Card socket can accommodate either an USB or PCIe® based module.

For wireless applications, the module sockets are provided with individual front panel Micro SIM card slots. The SP9-TK and can be installed into any PCI Express® enabled peripheral slot of a CompactPCI® Serial backplane.

SP9-TK • PCIe® Mini Card Carrier

SP9-TK • Dual PCIe® Mini Card Carrier

Feature Summary

  • PICMG® CompactPCI® Serial standard (CPCI-S.0) peripheral slot card
  • Single size Eurocard 3U 4HP 100x160mm2
  • CompactPCI® Serial backplane connector P1 (PCIe® x1)
  • Optional backplane connector P2 (special function)

PCI Express® Interface
  • Gen2 PCI Express® 4-port packet switch
  • Upstream port: PCI Express® x1 Gen2 (5.0Gbps) or Gen1 (2.5Gbps) supported
  • Downstream ports: 2 x PCIe® Mini Card, 1 x PCIe® quad port USB controller

PCI Express® Mini Card
  • 2 x PCI Express® Mini Card sockets, full-size or half-size modules
  • 2 x Micro SIM card holder associated (15mm x 12mm ETSI TS 102 221 V9.0.0, Mini-UICC)
  • PCI Express® Mini Cards of both styles supported: USB and PCIe® based
  • F/P antenna connectors SMA R/P via pigtail cables
  • Custom specific F/P design for pigtail antenna connectors (8HP width)

  • WWAN e.g. 3G/4G/LTE with or w/o data transfer rate aggregation
  • Industrial WLAN/Bluetooth communication - IoT
  • Popular Mini Card sockets for general use, either PCIe® based or USB 2.0 based Mini Cards

Regulatory, Environment
  • Designed & manufactured in Germany
  • ISO 9001 certified quality management system
  • Long term availability
  • Rugged solution - coating, sealing, underfilling on request
  • RoHS compliant
  • Operating temperature -40°C to +85°C (industrial temperature range)
  • Storage temperature -40°C to +85°C, max. gradient 5°C/min
  • Humidity 5% ... 95% RH non condensing
  • Altitude -300m ... +3000m
  • Shock 15g 0.33ms, 6g 6ms
  • Vibration 1g 5-2000Hz
  • MTBF 26.4 years (carrier board w/o WWAN modules)
  • EC Regulatory EN55024, EN55032, EN62368-1 (CE)

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SP9-TK • Simplified Block Diagram

SP9-TK • Simplified Block Diagram
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