Advantech 3U VPX blades are OpenVPX-compliant, with long lifecycle support and high quality. Leveraged from Advantech’s renowned development experience, the 3U VPX blades provide high speed, low latency and scalable interconnectivity to signal processing, storage and I/O cards. All with extended operating temperature support (-40 to 70 °C, check with the Advantech representatives for 85°C SKU availability) and verified by the severe reliability tests, the Advantech 3U VPX blades are tailored to the harsh environments, and are able to be adapted to vast heatsink designs. These blades support Linux, Windows and VxWorks operating systems for maximum development flexibility. In addition, customers can leverage Advantech’s design and customization capabilities to integrate application specific features into their COTS blades or develop fully personalized VPX blade designs.