Cobalt Model 71664

By Pentek, Inc.

The Model 71664 comes preconfigured with a suite of built-in functions for digital down conversion, data capture, synchronization, time tagging, and formatting, making them ideal turn-key interfaces for radar, communications or general data acquisition applications. IP modules for A/D acquisition, DDC, DDR3 or QDRII+ memories, programmable beamforming, controller for data clocking and synchronization, and a VRT protocol engine are all included.

Cobalt Model 71664
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  • Complete radar and software radio interface solution
  • PCIe output supports VITA 49.0 VITA Radio Transport (VRT) Standard
  • Supports Xilinx Virtex-6 LXT and SXT FPGAs
  • Four 200 MHz 16-bit A/Ds
  • Four multiband DDCs
  • Multiboard programmable beamformer
  • Up to 2 GB of DDR3 SDRAM or 32 MB of QDRII+ SRAM
  • Sample clock synchronization to an external system reference
  • LVPECL clock/sync bus for multimodule synchronization
  • PCI Express (Gen. 1 & 2) interface up to x8 wide
  • Optional LVDS connections to the Virtex-6 FPGA for custom I/O

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