NI PXI-PCIe8361, NI PXI-PCIe8362 MXI-Express Kits for Remote PCI Express Control of PXI

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  • 7 m maximum cable length, with rugged screw-in connectors
  • Sustained throughput - 160 MB/s (two chassis), 110 MB/s (single chassis)
  • Direct PC control of PXI/CompactPCI
  • Software-compatible with PCI-based PXI controllers, such as MXI-3 and MXI-4
  • Software-transparent MXI-Express link that requires no programming
  • NI PCIe-8361 is a low-profile interface; low-profile and standard brackets are shipped with board
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With NI PXI-PCIe836x kits, you can control PXI and CompactPCI systems from your PCI Express-equipped desktop or server PC through a fully transparent, high-bandwidth cabled MXI-Express link. The MXI-Express link consists of a PCI Express board in the PC, connected via a MXI-Express cable to a PXI module in slot 1 of a PXI chassis. The PCI Express board is available in two configurations. The NI PXI-PCIe8361 kit includes a PCI Express board with one x1 (“by one”) PCI Express link that provides up to 110 MB/s of sustained throughput when cabled to a PXI chassis. In the NI PXI-PCIe8362 kit, the PCI Express board has two x1 PCI Express links, each of which you can cable to individual PXI chassis to provide up to a total of 160 MB/s of sustained throughput. The NI PXI-8360 module, used in both kits, implements a PCI Express-to-PCI bridge. With MXI-Express, you can use PXI modules as if they are PCI boards directly installed in your PC. To configure a complete PXI system based on a MXI-Express controller, visit ni.com/pxiadvisor.

Specifications Documents

Specifications Summary

General
Product Name PXI-PCIe8361
Product Type Controller (Computing Device)
Form Factor PXI Platform
PXI Bus Type PXI Only
Part Number 779505-03
Operating System/Target Real-Time , Windows
LabVIEW RT Support Yes
Controller
Controller Type Remote
Communication Technology PCI Express
Sustained Performance 110 MB/s
Cable Material copper
Maximum Cable Length 7 m
Electric Isolation No
Software Support for NI System Monitor No
Maximum Links per Host Card 1
Slot Compatibility x16 PCI Express , x4 PCI Express , x8 PCI Express , x1 PCI Express
Slot Requirement 1
PXI Power Req - max current for 3.3 V Rail 1.75 A
PXI Power Req - max current for 5 V Rail 20 mA
PXI Power Req - max current for +12 V Rail 20 mA
PXI Power Req - max current for -12 V Rail 0 mA
PC Power Req - max current for 3.3 V Rail 400 mA
PC Power Req - max current for +12 V Rail 0 A
Physical Specifications
Length 16 cm
Width 10 cm
Minimum Operating Temperature 0 °C
Maximum Operating Temperature 40 °C
Maximum Altitude 2000 m
Part Number Description Est Ship  US Dollars Qty
MXI-Express Products
779503-03NI PXI-PCIe8362, MXI-Express, 2 Port PCIe, 3 m Cable12 - 20$ 1,483.00
779505-03NI PXI-PCIe8361, MXI-Express, 1 Port PCIe, 3 m Cable5 - 10$ 1,066.00
779501-01NI PXI-8360, MXI-Express Interface10 - 15$ 567.00
779502-01NI PCIe-8362, 2 Port MXI-Express Interface12 - 20$ 886.00
779504-01NI PCIe-8361, 1 Port MXI-Express Interface5 - 10$ 567.00
Accessories
779500-01MXI-Express/ExpressCard MXI Cable, 1M10 - 15$ 97.00
779500-03MXI-Express/ExpressCard MXI Cable, 3M10 - 15$ 108.00
779500-07MXI-Express/ExpressCard MXI Cable, 7M10 - 15$ 173.00

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