PICMG Passive Backplane Selection Guide

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For the popular standard PICMG interface, we have designed flexibly into our PICMG backplane series.

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From 4-slots to 20-slots, from a single system to 4 independent systems on one board.

PICMG 1.3 

PICMG1.3 server grade backplane selection table - for SPCIE-xxxx series
Backplane SPE-4S SPE-6S SPE-9S SPEX-9S SPEX-14S
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Total  Slot 4 6 7 7 14
PCIe x16          
x8 2 (x16 connector)   1 (x16 connector) 1 (x16 connector) 1 (x16 connector)
x4 1 5 3 2  
x1         12
PCI-X       2  
PCI     3 2  
PSU TYPE 24+4-pin ATX 24+4-pin ATX 24+4-pin ATX 24+4-pin ATX 24+8-pin ATX
Part No. SPE-4S-R10 SPE-6S-R10 SPE-9S-R11 SPXE-9S-R11 PXE-14S-R10
Description 4-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane with 2 PCIe x16 (x8 signal) and 1 PCIe x4 slots 6-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane with 5 PCIe x4 slots 7-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane with 1 PCIe x16 (x8 signal) 3 PCIe x4, and 3 PCI 7-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane with 1 PCIe x16(x8 signal)2 PCIe x4, 2 PCI-X, and 2 PCI 14-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane with 1 PCIe x16 (x8 signal) and 12 PCIe x1
Chassis Option PAC-106G
PAC-107G
PAC-1000G
PAC-106G
PAC-107G
PAC-1000G
PAC-125G PAC-125G RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
PICMG1.3 graphic grade backplane selection table - for PCIE-xxxx series

PICMG1.3
(PCIe+PCI)

Model

PE-2SD1 PE-2SD2 PE-4S PE-4S2   PE-5S PE-5S2
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Total slots 2 2 4 4   5 5
Expansion
Slots
x16* 1   1 1   1 1
x4     1     1  
x1             3
PCI Slots   1 1 2   2  
USB Connectors by Pin Header 4 4 4 4   4 4
PSU Type 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX   24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX
Part No. PE-2SD1-R10 PE-2SD2-R10 PE-4S-R40 PE-4S2-R40   PE-5S2-R40 PE-5S2-R40

Description

2-slot backplane with one PCIe slot 2-slot backplane with one PCI slot 4-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, one PCIe x4 slot and one PCI slot 4-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot and two PCI slots   5-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, one PCIe x4 slot and two PCI slots 5-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot and three PCIe x1 slots
Chassis Option PACK-1150PE
RACP-1151-PE
PACK-1150PE
RACP-1151-PE
N/A N/A   RACK-500G RACK-500G
Notes 1U Type 1U Type          
*1: when using a PCIe x16 add-on card, the length of the card must not exceed 167mm or 6.57inches.

PICMG1.3
(PCIe+PCI)

Model

PE-6S PE-6S2 PE-6S3 PE-6SD PE-6SD2 PE-6SD3 PE-7S
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Total slots 6 6 6 5 5 5 7
Expansion
Slots
x16* 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
x4   1       1  
x1 2   3 3 2 2 2
PCI Slots 2 3 1   1 2 3
USB Connectors by Pin Header 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
PSU Type 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX
Part No. PE-6S-R41 PE-6S2-R40 PE-6S3-R40 PE-6SD-R40 PE-6SD2-R40 PE-6SD3-R40 PE-7S-R40

Description

6-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, two PCIe x1 slots and two PCI slots 6-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, one PCIe x4 slot and three PCI slots 6-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, three PCIe x1 slots and one PCI slot 5-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot and three PCIe x1 slots 5-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, two PCIe x1 slots and one PCI slot 5-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, one PCIe x4 slots and two PCI slots 7-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, two PCIe x1 slots and three PCI slots PCI slots
Chassis Option RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
PAC-1700G
PAC-125G-
PAC-106G
PAC-107G
PAC-1000G
PAC-106G
PAC-107
PAC-1000G
N/A N/A N/A PAC-1700G
Notes       2U Type 2U Type 2U Type  
*1: when using a PCIe x16 add-on card, the length of the card must not exceed 167mm or 6.57inches.

PICMG1.3
(PCIe+PCI)

Model

PE-7S2 PE-8S PE-9S PE-10S PE-10S2 PE-13SD  
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Total slots 7 8 9 10 10 13  
Expansion
Slots
x16* 1 1 1 1 1 1/1  
x4           1/0  
x1 4 3 4 4 4 0/4  
PCI Slots 1 3 3 4 4 2/2  
USB Connectors by Pin Header 4 4 4 4 4 8  
PSU Type 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX Dual 24+4 Pin ATX  
Part No. PE-7S2-R40 PE-8S-R40 PE-9S-R40 PE-10S-R40 PE-10S2-R40 PE-13SD-R40.  

Description

7-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot and four PCIe x1 slots and one PCI slot 8-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slots, three PCIe x1 slots and three PCI slots 9-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, four PCIe x1 slots and three PCI slots 10-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slots four PCIe x1 slots and four PCI slots 10-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, four PCIe x1 slot and four PCI slots 13-slot backplane with two PCIe x 16 and one PCIe x 4 and four PCIe x 1 and four PCI slot  
Chassis Option

PAC-1700G

PAC-125G

N/A

RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G

RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G

RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G

 
Notes           Dual System Backplane  
*1: when using a PCIe x16 add-on card, the length of the card must not exceed 167mm or 6.57inches.

PICMG1.3
(PCIe+PCI)

Model

PXE-12S PXE-13S PXE-19S PXE-19S2 HPXE2-5S1 HPXE2-7S1      
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Total slots 12 13 19 19 5 7      
Expansion
Slots
x16* 1 1 1 1 1        
x4           2      
x1 0 3 1 1          
PCI-X Slots 6                
PCI Slots 4 8 16 16 2 3      
USB Connectors by Pin Header 4 4 4 4          
PSU Type 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX 24+4 Pin ATX      
Part No. PXE-12S-R10 PXE-13S-R50 PXE-19S-R40 PXE-19S2-R10 HPXE2-5S1-R10 HPXE2-7S1-R10      

Description

12-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, six PCI-X slots and four PCI slots 13-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, three PCIe x1 slots and eight PCI slots 19-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot, one PCIe x1 slot and sixteen PCI slots 19-slot backplane with one PCIe x16 slot,one PCIe x1 slot and sixteen PCI slots 5-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane for half-size SBC, with two PCI slots and one PCIe x16 slot (x16 signal) 7-slot PICMG 1.3 backplane for half-size SBC, with three PCI slots and two PCIe x16 slots (x8 signal)      
Chassis Option

RACK-3000G
RACK-305G
RACK-360G

RACK-3000G
RACK-305G
RACK-360G

N/A N/A PR-1500G
RACK-500G
PAC-700G
PAC-1700G
     
Notes PCIe to PCI-X Bridge backplane PCIe to PCI Bridge backplane ATX Power ATX Power      
*1: when using a PCIe x16 add-on card, the length of the card must not exceed 167mm or 6.57inches.      

PICMG 1.0

PICMG 1.0 series backplane selection table
Model PCI-4S PCI-5S PCI-5S2 PCI-5S2A PCI-6S PCI-7S PCI-8S
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Total Slots 4 5 5 5 6 7 8
PCI Slots 3 3 4 4 4 4 4
ISA Slots 1 2 1 1 2 3 4
PSU Type ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT
Part No. PCI-4S-RS-R40 PCI-5S-RS-R40 PCI-5S2-RS-R40 PCI-5S2A-RS-R40 PCI-6S-RS-R40 PCI-7S-RS-R41 PCI-8S-RS-R40

Description

4-slot backplane with three PCI slots and one ISA slot 5-slot backplane with three PCI slots and two ISA slots 5-slot AT power backplane with four PCI slots and one ISA slot 5-slot ATX power backplane with four PCI slots and one ISA slot 6-slot backplane with four PCI slots and two ISA slots 7-slot backplane with four PCI slots and three ISA slots 8-slot backplane with four PCI slots and four ISA slots
Chassis N/A
PAC-1000G
RACK-500G
RACK-500G
PAC-106G
PAC-107G
PAC-1000G
PAC-1700G
N/A

Model PCI-10S PX-10S PCI-10S2 PCI-12S PCI-13SD PCI-14S PCI-14S2
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Total Slots 10 10 10 12 13 14 14
PCI Slots 4 7 4 4 3/4 4 4
ISA Slots 5 3 5 7 3/3 9 8
PSU Type ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT
Part No. PCI-10S-RS-R41 PX-10S-RS-R50 PCI-10S2-RS-R41 PCI-12S-RS-R40 PCI-13SD-RS-R40 PCI-14S-RS-R40 PCI-14S2-RS-R40

Description

10-slot backplane with four PCI slots and five ISA slots 10-slot backplane with seven PCI slots and three ISA slots 10-slot backplane with four PCI slots and five ISA slots 12-slot backplane with four PCI slots and seven ISA slots 13-slot dual-system backplane with system 1 having 3 PCI slots and three ISA slots and System 2 having four PCI slots and three ISA slots 14-slot backplane with 4 PCI slots and 9 ISA slots 14-slot backplane with 4 PCI slots and 8 ISA slots
Chassis
PAC-125G
N/A
PAC-125G
RACK-3000G
RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
N/A
RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
Notes         For Dual System    

Model PCI-14S3   PX-14S3 PX-14S5 PCI-19S PX-20S2 PX-20S3
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Total Slots 14   14 14 19 20 20
PCI Slots 4   12 7 4 17 18
ISA Slots 9   2 6 14 3 1
PSU Type ATX/AT   ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT ATX/AT
Part No. PCI-14S3-RS-R40   PX-14S3-RS-R50 PX-14S5-RS-R50 PCI-19S-RS-R40 PX-20S2-RS-R40 PX-20S3-RS-R40

Description

14-slot backplane with 4 PCI slots and 9 ISA slots   14-slot backplane with 12 PCI slots and 2 ISA slots 14-slot backplane with 7 PCI slots and 6 ISA slots 19-slot backplane with 4 PCI slots and 14 ISA slots 20-slot backplane with 17 PCI slots and 3 ISA slots 20-slot backplane with 18 PCI slots and 1 ISA slot
Chassis
RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
 
RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
RACK-305G
RACK-360G
RACK-3000G
N/A N/A N/A

Model PCI-2SD2 PCI-5SD5 PCI-5SD6 PCI-5SDA PCI-6SD PCI-6SR
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Total Slots 2 5 5 5 6 6
PCI Slots R2 L2+R2 L2+R2 L2+R2 L1+R1 L1+R1
ISA Slots 1 1 1 1 L1+R1 L1+R1
PSU Type AT/ATX AT ATX AT/ATX ATX AT
Part No. PCI-2SD2-RS-R41 PCI-5SD5-RS-R40 PCI-5SD6-RS-R40 PCI-5SDA-RS-R40 PCI-6SD-RS-R40 PCI-6SR-RS-R30

Description

1U chassis backplane with 2 PCI slots 2U chassis backplane with 4 PCI slots 2U chassis backplane with 4 PCI slots 2U chassis backplane with 4 PCI slots 2U chassis backplane with 2 PCI slots and 2 ISA slots 2U chassis backplane with 2 PCI slots and 2 ISA slots (AT mode)
Chassis RACK-1150G
RACK-220G
RACK-220G
RACK-220G
RACK-220G
RACK-220G
Notes The adapter cable 32100-040600-RS is required when connecting PCI-2SD2-RS to a standard ATX supply.