NI 9154 8-Slot MXI-Express RIO Chassis With LX50 FPGA

Starting at $ 2,390 (view pricing options)
  • 8-slot reconfigurable FPGA chassis that accepts C Series I/O modules
  • Xilinx Virtex-5 LX50 reconfigurable I/O (RIO) FPGA core for ultimate processing power
  • High-throughput, software-transparent, MXI-Express x1 interface based on PCI Express
  • Daisy chain multiple chassis from NI CompactRIO and PXI controllers, industrial PCs, and laptops
  • 0 to 55 ºC operating temperature range
  • Configure Complete CompactRIO or NI CompactDAQ System
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The NI 9154 MXI-Express RIO chassis is a cabled reconfigurable I/O (RIO) target for high-performance applications. A high-bandwidth, cabled link based on a x1 PCI Express bus, the MXI-Express interface is transparent to software applications and drivers. You can connect the NI 9154 directly to the multicore CompactRIO or NI industrial controller. You can also use ExpressCard, PXI/PXI Express to MXI-Express adapters, or PCI Express to MXI-Express adapters to connect the NI 9154 to industrial PCs or PXI embedded controllers. You can daisy chain up to six MXI-Express RIO chassis in a single chain and connect up to eight chains to a single controller, making MXI-Express RIO an ideal choice for high-channel-count applications.

The NI 9154 includes a user-programmable Xilinx Virtex-5 FPGA core, giving you high processing power and capacity and the ability to design custom hardware using LabVIEW FPGA Module software. The FPGA software provides low-level hardware access to the hot-swappable C Series I/O modules, so you can create unprecedented timing, triggering, control, and synchronization schemes for industrial, hardware-in-the-loop, and real-time test applications.

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Part Number Description Est Ship Blue Diamond US Dollars Qty
MXI-Express RIO Chassis
782457-01NI 9154 8-Slot MXI-Express RIO Chassis with LX50 FPGA5 - 10$ 2,390.00
MXI-Express Host Interface and Accessories
781093-01NI PS-15 Power Supply, 24 VDC, 5 A, 100-120/200-240 VAC Input1 - 2$ 221.00
196938-01NI 9978 4-pos tin power supply plugs (Qty 5)5 - 10$ 21.00
196939-01NI 9979 Strain relief for 4-pos pwr connector (w/o pwr connector)5 - 10$ 21.00
196917-01NI 9977 C Series Filler Module for Empty Slot5 - 10$ 31.00
779473-01NI 9901 Desktop Mounting Kit5 - 10$ 53.00
779558-01NI 9905 Horizontal Panel Mounting Kit for 8-slot Chassis5 - 10$ 31.00
779018-01NI 9915 DIN Rail Mount Kit for 8-slot cRIO/cDAQ Chassis5 - 10$ 31.00
779102-01NI 9910 cRIO/cDAQ Sliding Rack Mount Kit (Requires DIN Rail Kit)5 - 10$ 120.00
781989-01NI Rack Mount Kit for cDAQ/cRIO5 - 10$ 453.00
781819-01NI PXIe-8364, x1, MXI-Express Daisy-Chain Copper Interface10 - 15$ 899.00
779507-01NI ExpressCard-8360, ExpressCard MXI Interface12 - 20$ 749.00
779504-01NI PCIe-8361, 1 Port MXI-Express Interface5 - 10$ 599.00
779500-01MXI-Express/ExpressCard MXI Cable, 1M10 - 15$ 99.00
779500-03MXI-Express/ExpressCard MXI Cable, 3M10 - 15$ 110.00
779500-07MXI-Express/ExpressCard MXI Cable, 7M10 - 15$ 176.00
779502-01NI PCIe-8362, 2 Port MXI-Express Interface10 - 15$ 949.00

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