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Diamond Systems DS-MPE-GPIO

36 Channel Rugged Digital I/O PCIe MiniCard


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Digital I/O


Diamond Systems


The DS-MPE-GPIO is a rugged, low cost 36-channel digital I/O PCIe MiniCard module that is ideal for digital I/O expansion in embedded and OEM applications.

An FPGA provides 36 buffered digital I/O lines that can be configured to operate in simple I/O mode in the form of 8-bit and 4-bit ports, or in counter/timer and pulse width modulator modes. Two ports are fixed digital I/O ports with programmable direction in 8-bit groups. One port can operate as either a 4-bit DIO or 4 counter/timers with 1 input and 1 output per counter. One port can operate as either 8 DIO or up to 8 pulse width modulators.

Extended temperature operation of -40°C to +85°C enables the board to operate in environments with extreme temperature swings, such as vehicles or outdoor installations.

The DS-MPE-GPIO product comes with the 36-channel PCIe MiniCard digital I/O module, the CK-DAQ02 cable kit with two digital I/O cables, and a hardware kit with mounting screws.



Brand & Model Diamond Systems DS-MPE-GPIO
36 Channel Rugged Digital I/O PCIe MiniCard
Features Compact
Number of DIO 36
Pull-up / Pull-down Software configurable
Transceivers 3245 with high current output
Power-up / Reset DIO in input mode
Pulse Width Modulators Up to 4 24-bit circuits configurable
0-100% duty cycle
On/off control
Programmable polarity
Counter / Timers 4 32-bit circuits configurable
Input power +3.3VDC +/-5%
Power consumption 100mA @ 3.3V
Software drivers Windows 7, XP, CE
Linux 2.6.16, 2.6.27, 2.6.31, 2.6.32
Universal Driver Support for all functions
Form Factor PCIe MiniCard full size
Dimensions 50.95 x 30mm (2 x 1.18″)
Operating temperature -40ºC to +85ºC
Operating humidity 5% to 95% noncondensing
MTBF tbd
Weight 8.5g (0.3oz)
RoHS Compliant

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