|LISLE, IL –
Molex Incorporated will announce its new EXTreme EnergetiC™ High-Current Connector System at DesignCon 2013, January 29-30 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, Molex booth 109. The new connector system is designed to provide high-end datacom OEMs and power supply manufacturers with an advanced solution for applications requiring high current up to 100.0A per bay. It joins an extensive family of Molex EXTreme interconnect and power supply products designed for demanding applications.
“Currently, connectors designed for high-end computing applications max out at 60.0A to 75.0A per blade,” says Rich Benson, product manager, Molex. “We developed the EXTreme EnergetiC High-Current Connector System, supporting up to 100.0A per bay, in anticipation of the increased current density needs of next-generation power supply units.”
The EXTreme EnergetiC ™ Connector System is available in a right-angle plug and vertical receptacle configurations, with 4- and 6-power blade bays and a 25-signal bay. A variety of configurations can be designed in a modular fashion to support demanding application needs. Data and telecommunication applications include:
High-end computer and telecom equipment 1U / 2U servers Modular power supplies Power distribution circuit