transition card

transition card

[tran′zish·ən ‚kärd]
(computer science)
In reading a deck of punched cards by a computer, a card that causes the computer to stop reading cards and begin executing a program. Also known as transfer card.
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An average airflow of 6 CFM (500 LFM) per rear transition card is sufficient to cool 50 W per rear slot.
Engineered options to suit specific customer application requirements include ESD, card edge grounding clips and rear transition card attachment sections in 60 mm card depth and larger.
Each channel interfaces with a SCSI HDD and an optional rear transition card for use with CompactPCI backplanes.
This is a hot swappable 6U x 4HP x 80mm rear transition card that monitors various details of system operation and generates alarm notifications if any parameter falls outside of the customer programmable tolerances.
Engineered options include ESD, card edge grounding clips and rear transition card attachment sections in 60 mm card depth and larger.
The PS 1808 backplane, PS 1809 transition card and PS 1188 bridge will be the basis of the PLX Rapid Development System (RDS) platform that will allow designers to develop systems based on the GigaBridge Switched-PCI architecture for increased scalability, higher performance and high availability.
To help speed their OEM's cPCI products to market, Sun also announced the XCP-TRN CPCI I/O Transition Card, which enables OEMs to carry the cPCI J3, J4, and J5 backplane I/O signals out through the backpanel on an industry-standard size CPCI transition card.
Kaparel Corporation announced today that they will have mechanical demonstration backplanes and transition cards for the AdvancedTCA(TM) (PICMG 3.
The system features a shielded EMC 19" subrack that can accommodate up to 21 6U x 160 mm deep boards and 21 rear, 6U x 80 mm deep transition cards with ESD clips installed in each card guide, a wide range input, FPC and 1,000W four-output power supply.
The system features a shielded EMC 19" subrack that can accommodate up to 21 6U X 160 mm deep boards and 21 rear 6U X 80 mm deep transition cards with ESD clips installed in each card guide; a wide range input; PFC (Power Factor Correction); and a 1,000W, four-output power supply (+3.
11-style rear transition cards -- Four AC or DC input 150W hot swappable power supplies for N+1 redundancy -- Compliant with PICMG 2.
The new system provides the same functionality as a standard CompactPCI system and the absence of transition cards means fewer components and a longer mean time before failure (MTBF).

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