Cornet’s C15279 is an Intel Xeon D based Rugged 6U VPX Embedded Server with ultra-high performance, features to meet the high data intensive processing applications.

The Xeon D VPX board is ideal for ruggedized systems requiring high-bandwidth processing and low power consumption. It is designed for use in compute-intensive Industrial, Aerospace and Defense applications. It is ideal for High Performance Embedded Computing (HPEC) applications.

The Xeon D-1548 product offers multiple CPU cores with integrated platform controller hub (PCH), integrated I/O and two integrated 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports. 

The C15279 offers upto 32 GB of high speed DDR4 SDRAM with ECC in two channels, 64 GB SATA NAND flash and redundant 16MB BIOS Flash. The board also supports 16 Gigabit Ethernet ports, five SATA ports, three USB 2.0 ports, four USB 3.0 ports, one XMC/PMC slot and two UART’s.

The board is supplied with integrated BIOS, supporting operating systems such as Linux OS and Microsoft Windows 10.


▪ Intel® Xeon® D 1548, eight core processor
▪ Two channels of soldered DDR3 SDRAM with ECC up to 32 GB
▪ CPLD for board management and power sequencing
▪ Linux OS, kernel 4.0 and Windows 10 support

Product Specifications

Front I/Os

1 x 1G Ethernet Port
1 X VGA port
2 X USB 3.0 / USB 2.0 ports
1 X RS232 port
1 X PMC/XMC slot
2 X Audio jacks
1 X Reset Button
1 X Power Button

Rear I/Os

13 X Gigabit Ethernet Ports (1000 BASE-T)
2 X Gigabit Ethernet ports (SGMII)
1 X 10G XAUI Ethernet
1 X 10 Base T-Port
5 X SATA ports
1 X RS422
2 X USB 2.0 ports
2 X USB 3.0 ports
2 X Audio jacks


Intel® Xeon® D processor (formerly Broadwell-DE)- 8core, 64-bit, XeonD-1548
2GHz with turbo Boost upto 2.6GHz
8 core, 12M Cache

Product Data

On-board Expansion sites
1 X XMC - x8 PCLe Gen3
Dual channel, 16GB DDR4 SDRAM running @ 2133MT/s, with ECC, soldered
16MB SPI Flash for BIOS, Redundant UEFI BIOS
14 GigE 1000BASE-T (copper) ports. one on front panel and remaining on backplane IO’s
Two SGMII ports on rear
One 10 Gigabit 10G BASE-K X4 links on P1.A and 1 x 10G Base-T on Rear IO
USB Ports
Two USB 2.0 ports routed to front and rear
Two USB 3.0 ports routed to front and rear
Serial Ports
Two 16550 compatible serial port routed to front and rear IO
High Definition Audio Codec, line out and line in on front and rear plane
User selectable USB audio/FPGA audio
One VGA port routed to front
One DVI-VGA port routed to backplane
Five SATA-6 ports to rear I/O
Artix 7 FPGA to interface ADC/DAC
One x8 PCIe Gen3
Power Requirements
+3.3V, +5 and 12V for main power
Operating System
Supports Linux OS, kernel 4.0 and Microsoft Windows 10
6U VPX form factor (VITA 46.0)
Dimension: 233 mm x 160 mm
Slot width: 1.0 inch
Cooling Method: Air‐cooled
Conformal coating: Standard
High/Low Temp: 0°C to +75°C (Operating Temperature)
On-board 64GB SSD
User controlled LED indication
RTC with chargeable Lithium ion battery
Four on-board ambient temperature sensors
IMPI micro controller monitors temperature and voltages
TPM Module - version 1.2 specification

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