Extreme Engineering Solutions Debuts CX-DP COM Express Development Platform

Extreme Engineering Solutions CX-DP COM Express Development Platform

Extreme Engineering Solutions introduced the CX-DP COM Express Development Platform for the development and rapid prototyping of COM Express and XPand6000 Series-based systems. The CX-DP includes all of the functionality of the XPand6000 series, including support for a COM Express module, a PMC or XMC, and a SSD. The X-ES CX-DP makes the transition from development to the target XPand6000 Series system or custom COM Express carrier card easy.

X-ES CX-DP COM Express Development Platform block diagram

The X-ES development platform features a single PMC/XMC site, a single PIM/XIM site for PMC/XMC I/O, RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet connector, two USB 2.0 connectors, two DB-9 serial connectors, mini DisplayPort connector, eSATA connector, PCIe Edge card slot, three internal SATA connectors, two internal USB 2.0 connectors, and a COM Express I/O Module (CIM) site for access to I/O not available at the fixed connectors.

The CX-DP includes a single COM Express site with AB and CD connectors. For Freescale QorIQ-based development, the CX-DP supports Type 5FS and Type 10 COM Express modules. For Intel Core i7 processor-based development, the CX-DP supports Type 6 and Type 10 COM Express modules.

X-ES CX-DP Features

  • COM Express site with AB and CD connectors
  • Type 5FS and Type 10 COM Express modules support for Freescale QorIQ based development
  • Type 6 and Type 10 COM Express modules support for Intel Core i7 processor based development
  • PMC/XMC site
  • PIM/XIM site for PMC/XMC I/O
  • COM Express I/O Module (CIM) site
  • RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet connector
  • Two USB 2.0 connectors
  • Two DB-9 serial connectors
  • mini DisplayPort connector
  • eSATA connector
  • PCIe Edge card
  • Specific configuration of COM Express module, carrier, and CIM may include more I/O options
  • Three internal SATA connectors
  • Two internal USB 2.0 connectors

More info: X-ES CX-DP Development Platform For XPand6000 Series and COM Express (pdf)