The Ventnor COM Express® is the next generation product from Sunhillo. Offering a drop in solution for existing MPS1000 customers, the Ventnor provides enhanced capabilities over the existing MPS1000 product, while addressing multiple markets with Sunhillo’s feature rich software. The Ventnor COM Express includes a COM Express Single Board Computer providing additional customer specific functionality and processing capabilities.
The Ventnor provides access to the MPS application programming interface (API) and the associated integrated protocol suite. These protocols enable development engineers to proceed directly to integration and application development efforts.
Additionally, the Ventnor is the first product that completely integrates the MPS API with the Sunhillo surveillance sensor data formatting, filtering, and protocol conversion capabilities.
The Ventnor offers the following network interface and conversion capabilities:
- Serial-to-LAN – receives radar data through up to 16 serial ports and multicasts/unicasts the data onto a Local Area Network (LAN)
- LAN-to-Serial – receives data via the LAN and transmits data out onto serial port connection(s)
- Serial-to-Serial – receives up to 16 lines of serial data and multiplexes the data for transmission on a single serial line
- LAN-to-LAN –receives data via the LAN and multicasts/unicasts it onto the LAN
Sunhillo’s comprehensive suite of protocols provides complete connectivity solutions for Radar, TADIL-B, HDLC, Async, and SBSI protocols.