Open Timecard

Oscillator: Microchip MAC-SA53
Bracket: Short Bracket
Regular price £7,000.00
Regular price Sale price £7,000.00
Availability: In stock
Regular price £7,000.00
Regular price Sale price £7,000.00

Introducing the Open Timecard: Precision Timekeeping Refined

The Open Timecard represents a pinnacle of precision and reliability in time synchronisation technology. Its technical specifications are meticulously engineered to deliver accurate and dependable performance, providing a robust solution for diverse applications.

Technical Features:

  • Ethernet Switch Capability: Adhering to IEEE1588 TC standards, the Open Time Card facilitates seamless communication between modules and hosts, supporting PTP and SyncE functionalities.
  • Precision Time Measurement (PTM): Equipped with dual Intel network controller featuring PTM technology, this card ensures precise system clock synchronisation with nanosecond accuracy.
  • Clock Generator: With programmable outputs and low phase noise, the clock generator offers precise synchronisation and timestamping capabilities for external events.
  • LFFO Oscillator: Options include OCXO or Rb oscillators, providing reliable holdover accuracy for uninterrupted operation.
  • Raspberry PI CM4 Integration: Integrated with Raspberry PI CM4, the Open Time Card offers enhanced timekeeping functionalities.
  • GNSS Module Excellence: Supported by Septentrio Mosaic-T or U-blox LEA-F9T modules, it ensures precise GNSS message authentication across all constellations.

Physical Features: Compact and versatile, the Open Timecard is designed for easy integration into various deployment scenarios.

Scientific Assurance:

  1. Precision Assurance: The Open Timecard undergoes rigorous testing to ensure accurate timestamping and synchronisation.
  2. Reliability Guarantee: With holdover accuracy of just 300 nanoseconds per 24 hours, it maintains synchronisation in challenging environments.
  3. Trusted Performance: Widely adopted by experts and industries, the Open Timecard is recognized for its reliability and precision.
  4. Continuous Improvement: We are committed to ongoing research and development to advance timekeeping technology and maintain the Open Timecard's position as a leader in the field.

Experience the precision and reliability of the Open Timecard, setting new standards in time synchronisation for scientific and industrial applications.

•⁠ ⁠Ethernet switch between modules and host
- IEEE1588 TC
- SyncE client / server
•⁠ ⁠PTM
- 2x Intel i226 with PTM on card
- SDPs connected to clock gen for diverse syncing options
- Multiple 1588 hardware timestamping registers
- Nanosecond accurate system clock sync
•⁠ ⁠Clock generator
- Programable outputs - including differential LVDS
- Low phase noise
- 8 input for timestamping external events
•⁠ ⁠LFFO oscillator
- OCXO / Rb options
- SA53/55 best-in-class Rb
- 1.5us/24h Rakon OCXO
- Local holdover for both PTP client and server
•⁠ ⁠Raspberry PI CM4
- Timebeat PTP / Squared PTP Mesh / NTP / PPS
- PTP onboard
•⁠ ⁠GNSS module
- Spetentrio mosaic-T / U-blox LEA-F9T
- AtomiChron Precision
- GNSS message authentication (all constellations)
•⁠ ⁠Physical
- Half width / half length

Non Technical USP’s

- Plug and play grandmaster clock system, with onboard PTP, NTP, Frequency outputs and SyncE.
- Use standard Linux drivers for streamlined operations.
- Best in class holdover at 300 nanoseconds per 24hour period.
- The only Sub nanosecond UTC PPS output in a PCIe form factor.
- A cost effective solution for sub nanosecond UTC input to a white rabbit deployments (A master solution with a Grandmaster cost)
- Integrate with the host via PTM for maximum performance and larger deployments or operate standalone for simple and effective deployments without compromise to accuracy or precision.
- State of the art GNSS modules with anti-spoof protection and full GNSS authentication.
- More frequency outputs than you could shake a stick at! customisable from 1Hz (1PPS) all the way up to 200Mhz.
- Comine SyncE and PTM to enable the only system capable of synchronising two CPU’s to within <10nanoseconds of each other.

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