All of our systems are pre-installed on rugged, high performance and rack-mountable Xeon workstations, each equipped with a pair of mirrored hard drives, hot-swappable dual power supplies, and extra cooling fans.


FastBreak 8000 ships on four computers

  • List Processor Server
  • SIDON Server
  • Media Prep Workstation
  • Air Control Workstation

Each computer features:

  • Single or dual Intel® Xeon processor 5500 series (Nehalem)
  • 6 or 12 Gb DDR3 RAM
  • Intel® 5520 chipset (Tylersburg-EP) +
  • Intel® ICH10R
  • 2 PCI Express & 1 Gen2 PCIE slot
  • Aspeed AST2050 Video Controller
  • 1 external VGA port + 1 internal VGA port
  • Intel® 82571EB (Ophir) PCIe Dual-port GbE
  • Intel® 82574L Single-port GbE controller
  • Intel® 82567LM Single-port GbE PHY
  • 4 RJ-45 ports (external)

Operating Systems

FastBreak 8000 List Processor and SIDON servers use the latest version of the Microsoft Server operating system
FastBreak 8000 Workstations use the latest version of the Microsoft Windows workstation operating system

Physical Descriptions & Peripheral Cards

Chassis Dimensions

17" x 6.3" (431.8mm x 160mm)

Peripheral Cards

Serial   GPIO
  • Blastronix 16 Port 422/232
  • PCI Half Height
  • SMPTE Compatible - Up to 920kb
  • Each port programmable as RS-232 or RS-422
  • Full Cables and Rack Mount Panel
  • Blastronix 32 Port programmable GPIO
  • PCI Half Height
  • 5 or 12 volts
  • Each port programmable as input or out
  • Full Cables and Rack Mount Panel
  • (Serial and GPIO installed as specified)