Form Factor:
Category: Rugged COTS System
Supplier: North Atlantic Industries (NAI)

The NIU3A is a small, rugged, low-power, self-contained multifunction I/O system preconfigured with 24-CH programmable Discrete I/O, 8-CH ARINC 429/575,
4-CH CANBus and 2-CH MIL-STD-1553 functions. The NIU3A can also be configured with up to three smart Configurable Open Systems Architecture™ (COSA®)
function modules. The NIU3A boasts a Dual Core ARM A53 processor for customer application and I/O and communications management. The NIU3A is
configured with two 10/100/1000Base-T (GbE) Ethernet ports and an RS-232 port for maintenance / diagnostic or configuration interface. Ideally suited for
rugged Mil-Aero applications, the NIU3A delivers off-the-shelf solutions that accelerate deployment of SWaP-optimized systems in air, land and sea

The NIU3A rugged multifunction I/O and communications platform provides scalable system level solutions enabling networks including on-board vehicle,
marine and aircraft platforms, to field and expand digital network architectures for network-centric operations. Dual capability module slot allows for PCIe
capable modules that offer support for single channel, Tri-Redundant TTE/AFDX/A664p7/Best Effort Ethernet, 2 x 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet or 2 Node 3
Port Firewire (IEEE 1394)