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Aitech A177 - Rugged Industrial Rugged GPGPU with NVIDIA Jetson

SWaP Optimized Industrial HPEC, 256 NVIDIA Pascal CUDA cores

Introduction

The A177 Twister is the smallest and most powerful industrial GPGPU, ideally suited for the next generation of industrial systems in outdoor and indoor environments, with CUDA and deep learning acceleration capabilities for use in
Security and Surveillance, Boating and Marine Industries, Smart Cities, Autonomous Robotic Systems, Agricultural Systems, and many other applications.

Its 256 NVIDIA Pascal CUDA cores reach more than 1 TFLOPS at a remarkable level of energy efficiency, providing all the power you need for local processing right where you need it, next to your sensors.

Specification

CPU

CPU SpecNVIDIA Jetson TX2 module: ARMv8 (64-bit) heterogeneous multi-processing (HMP) architecture with two CPU clusters (6 processor cores)
• NVIDIA Denver 2 Dual-Core @ 2.0 GHz, 128 KB L1 instruction cache + 64 KB L1 data cache per core, 2 MB L2 Unified Cache
• ARM® Cortex® A57 Quad-Core @ 2.0 GHz, 48 KB L1 instruction cache + 32 KB L1 data cache per core, 2 MB L2 Unified Cache
Memory8 GB LPDDR4 @ 1866 MHz, 128-bit interface
GraphicsNVIDIA Pascal GPU Architecture
• 256 Shaders/CUDA cores
• > 1 TFLOPS (fp16)
• CUDA
• OpenGL
• OpenGL ES
• 1x HDMI output
Network1x Gigabit Ethernet Port
Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11ac) optional
Bluetooth 4.1 (3 MB/s) optional
Storage32 GB eMMC 5.1 (boot source)
Optional Mini SATA SSD with Quick Erase and Secure Erase support
Optional Removable MicroSD card
USB1x USB 2.0
1x USB 3.0 option (I/O variant 01)
Serial2 (one port is used for debug terminal/console)
OtherOption: Mainboard accommodates up to two optional I/O expansion modules. Available options include:
• Composite Frame Grabber
• SDI Frame Grabber
Included expansion modules are determined by system I/O Variant, see the datasheet for details
CommonMulti-standard Video/JPEG Decoder/Encoder, HW Encoding for H.264/H.265
Dynamic voltage and frequency scaling
Temperature Sensors
Elapsed Time Recorder
Status Indicator LED
4x Discrete I/O (Single-Ended)
2x CANbus
PlatformHW acceleration for AES 128/192/256 encryption and decryption
HW acceleration for AES CMAC, SHA-1, SHA-256, SHA-384, and SHA-512 algorithms
2048-bit RSA HW
HW Random Number Generator (RNG) SP800-90

General

ElectricalWide input voltage range: 6 – 24 VDC steady state operation
Input reverse polarity protection
EMI/RFI input filter
8 – 10 W under typical CUDA load
17 W when System on Module is fully utilized
Mechanical149 x 147 x 63 mm [5.9 x 5.8 x 2.5"]
Sealed to IP67
SoftwareLinux OS pre-installed – L4T (Linux for Tegra), a lightly modified Ubuntu-based distribution
Video capture drivers and sample applications pre-installed, in variants equipped with optional frame grabber(s)
TemperatureOperating Temp: -20 to +65°C
Humidity5% to 95% relative humidity with condensation
Weight< 1 kg [2.2 lbs.]
Warranty1 Year
RoHSCompliant

Ordering Details

BoardRefer to datasheet for ordering part number scheme
AccessoriesN/A
CustomisationNeed storage and/or I/O cards added? Need an operating system or your own software image loaded? We can help with that. We have a team of qualified and experienced engineers who can quickly accomplish this. Please contact us for further details.

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