modular chassis

modular chassis

A hardware device that is designed for expansion and accepts a variety of plug-in modules of different types. High-end network switches and routers are often built with a modular chassis. See line card.


A Modular Chassis
Cabletron's earlier MMAC PLUS was a network hub that supported Ethernet, Token Ring, FDDI and ATM networks. The boards plugged into the backplane, which was a bridge between the various topologies. (Image courtesy of Cabletron Systems.)
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That clever MQB modular chassis not only offers Volkswagen the scope to run different models spun off it down the same production line, it also pares weight right back, such that this Golf Mk 7 rolls back the years.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Core Switch Cisco 4510Rpluse Or Equivalent: Should Be Modular Chassis Based Switch With Minimum 8 Slots For Line/Payload Slots With Dedicated Slots Or Redundant Cpu / Controller / Switch Fabric And Be Provided With Dual Supervisor Engines Or Controller Cards.
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CVSAe suspension will be offered as an option on all XC90 models manufactured from now, as Tenneco continues to supply the Volvo's new Scalable Product Architecture modular chassis technology platform.
Modular chassis allows for single mode and multi-mode operation
The company also pioneered and introduced the first modular chassis system to support the complex network infrastructure needs of businesses and IT leaders to the market.
32 with a simple barrel change kit, and the modular chassis will accommodate LaserMax grips.
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The S5800 establishes a new category of enterprise switches, which 3Com calls "flex-chassis"--the first product that can function as a modular chassis as well as a fixed-form-factor stackable switch.
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Built on a modular chassis, the MX-X can be configured to a customer's exact requirements--creating a tailor-made truck.

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