Overview

CAES offers a comprehensive SpaceWire product family that includes our physical layer transceiver, node interface IP, 4-port router and FPGA-based SpaceWire router.  

Our partnership with 4Links Limited enables our North American customers access and support to SpaceWire test equipment for a complete SpaceWire solution.

SpaceWire is a standard governing serial communication between satellite components.  Originally developed by the European Space Agency (ESA), SpaceWire marries IEEE-1355 with a LVDS physical layer.  SpaceWire is a self-managing point-to-point serial interface that provides high speed, low power operation while offering a flexible user protocol.  Targeted for high-speed links and networks for use onboard spacecraft to ease the interconnection of sensors, mass-memories, processing units and downlink telemetry sub-systems.

SpaceWire

SpaceWire

Part Number Ports Data Rate Supply Voltage TID
krad(Si)
SEL
LET (MeV-cm²/mg)
Package Flight Grade SMD Part Number
GR718B 18 200Mbps +1.8
+3.3V
300 >118 256-Lead Ceramic Quad Flat Pack
UT200SpW4RTR
SpaceWire 4-port Router
4 200Mbps +2.5V
+3.3V
100 ≤100 255-Pin Ceramic Column Land Grid Array QML-Q
QML-V
5962-08244
UT200SpWPHY01
SpaceWire Physical Layer Transceiver
1 200Mbps +3.3V 100 ≤109 28-Lead Ceramic Flat Pack QML-Q
QML-V
5962-06232
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