apissys launches its AV145 board into production, specially designed for Electronic Warfare and Radar applications

ARCHAMPS – apissys, a leading European-based provider of custom embedded systems and high-end VPX COTS boards, is proud to announce the launch of the AV145, a VPX board featuring the AMD Zynq® UltraScale+™ RFSoC.

This VPX board has been specifically designed for Electronic Warfare, Wideband Radar Transmitter/Receivers and Wideband Communication.

The AV145 features eight channels 14-bit 5 Gsps ADC and eight channels 14-bit 9.85 Gsps DAC with
optimized analog performances, making it ideally suited for embedded signal processing applications.

The VPX board is fully compliant with OpenVPX standard, accommodating various communication
protocols such as PCIe, Gigabit Ethernet and Aurora, as well as a large number of user-defined I/Os.


The AMD Zynq® UltraScale+™ RFSoC, at the heart of the AV145 board, embodies excellence in FPGA fabric, Arm processing and analog/digital conversion capabilities,  combining high performance, flexibility and energy efficiency. Featuring state-of-the-art architecture, this FPGA integrates parallel processing capabilities and programmable resources, enabling dynamic adaptation to varied application requirements.


The combination of AMD Zynq® UltraScale+™ RFSoC technology and our VPX board creates a robust, high-performance environment, ideal for mission-critical applications requiring unrivalled agility and processing power.


Main features of the board are:

  • 8 channels 14-bit 5 Gsps ADC
  • 8 channels 14-bit 9.85 Gsps DAC
  • Two Ultra Low jitter clock synthesizers
  • External or internal sampling clock reference
  • User programmable Xilinx® ZYNQ®Ultrascale+™ ZU47DRRFSoC
  • One bank of 64-bit 4GBDDR4-2400 SDRAM
  • One 128GB NVMe embedded SSD
  • 3U OpenVPX standard compliant
  • Air cooled and Conduction cooled rugged versions



Ordering part number for Air Cooled AV145: AV145-AS-1
Ordering part number for Conduction Cooled AV145: AV145-CR-1

Availability: March 2024


Our sales team is always available to discuss your own project with your respective application. Feel free to contact them for pricing, at sales@apissys.com


More information on the board: https://apissys.fr/vpx/vpx-boards/av145


About apissys

apissys delivers very high-speed data conversion and signal processing solutions for Electronic Warfare and Radar.

With unsurpassed performances, apissys OpenVPX solutions based on AMD UltraScale+ FPGA, provide customers with leading edge technologies for wideband ESM, DRFM or AESA radar.

apissys also provides custom solutions using the experience and knowledge of its team.

For more information, visit https://apissys.com



Eric PENAIN, Chief Business Officer

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