Alcatraz™

In stock
PKG30022
$59.00

Alcatraz™ is a breakout board that provides access to all 140 signals available from the dual 70-pin connectors of any attached Overo COM. This board is perfect for anyone who wants to explore what the Overo can do.

Get unrestricted development access for Overo COMs with the Alcatraz breakout board. With pinouts for all 140 signals, a USB console port and level shifters for connecting external boards, the Alcatraz makes it easy to build advanced solutions with the Overo series.

Board-To-Board Connector

2 x 70-pin AVX connectors

Width

101.6mm

Length

127.0mm

Power

3.5V - 5V

Product Family

Overo

USB Console Port

Included

USB Device

Included

Key Components
Texas Instruments TPS62111 Step-Down Converter A low-noise synchronous step-down DC-DC converter. **Component Max Vin:** 17V, 1.5A. Specs
FTDI FT232RQ USB UART Interface Connect to an RS232 serial terminal over USB with the FTDI FT232RQ interface Specs
Mating Connectors
70-Pin AVX Connectors (Female – Overo Expansion) Connect an Overo COM to an expansion board with these 70-pin AVX connectors. Specs
2015-02-25/overo/master/MLO U-Boot 2014.10 first-stage bootloader
2015-02-25/overo/master/u-boot.img U-Boot 2014.10 second-stage bootloader
2015-02-25/overo/master/README Build information about the assets for the Overo platform
2015-02-25/overo/master/gumstix-xfce-image-overo.tar.bz2 Yocto 1.7 filesystem running Linux kernel 3.17 for the Overo platform with the Xfce desktop environment
2015-02-25/overo/master/gumstix-console-image-overo.ubi Yocto 1.7 filesystem running Linux kernel 3.17 for the Overo platform without a desktop environment (UBI File System)
2015-02-25/overo/master/gumstix-xfce-image-overo.ubi Yocto 1.7 filesystem running Linux kernel 3.17 for the Overo platform with the Xfce desktop environment (UBI File System)