Generic ICIMACS: WC Hardware

11/24/97 : JAM

(ICIMACS = Instrument Control and Image Acquisition System


The ISL standard ICIMACS systems include a data transfer PC - the workstation computer, or WC, which acts as a data cache and command buffer between the IC and a networked observing/data reduction workstation. This increases the efficiency of the data acquisition on the IC.

Motherboard:
MTech R407e VESA 486 or MTech ??? PCI
Processor:
Intel 486 compatible or Intel Pentium
Memory:
Varies
Cache Memory:
Varies
Motherboard BIOS:
AWARD 4.50G Rev.E for 486's, ??? for pentiums
Sequencer:
Fiber Card:
SCSI Controller:
2x Advansys ABP-842 VL or ??? PCI
Ethernet Card:
3Com Etherlink III Combo
Monochrome Graphics Controller:
Generic Monochrome graphics card, Tamarack Chipset
Serial Port Card:
SIIG I/O Expander 4S, model I/O1813, number of ports populated varies
IDE/Floppy Controller:
486)DTC 2280 ISA IDE
Pentium)Onboard controllers
IDE Hard Disk Drive:
Varies, Western Digital brand preferred
SCSI Hard Disk Drive:
Varies, Quantum brand preferred
Floppy Drive:
Varies
Keyboard:
Varies
SVGA Monitor:
Varies
Monochrome Monitor:
Varies

Imaging Sciences Laboratory
Revised: November 24, 1997 [jam]