Pixus technologies

Pixus Technologies designs and manufactures world class electronic packaging solutions. Pixus is also the exclusive supplier to North and South American customers of custom backplanes, systems and components developed by Rittal and the former Kaparel Corporation.


Pixus serves a wide range of industries with solutions geared for various market segments.  This includes: 

  • Industrial
  • Communications
  • Military/Aerospace
  • Medical
  • Energy
  • Transportation
  • Test/Measurement

Enclosure & System Solutions

Standards based hardware architecture is ideal for many applications because of the advantages in reducing development cost, TTM (time-to-market), and COTS (commercial off the shelf) availability of multiple blade solutions from the embedded computing ecosystem. In addition to accelerating development for application providers, these architectures ensure long-term hardware availability.
The combination of Pixus’ systems design and product expertise, and Rittal’s world-wide manufacturing capabilities, will provide an innovative product offering for past and future customers based in the communications, medical, industrial, and military/aerospace marketplaces.
Pixus Technologies offers the best of class ATCA Shelves, VME and cPCI subracks for the embedded marketplace. Designed to meet the challenging environments of Telecommunications NEBS certifications, these products have also been widely used in Military/Aerospace, Medical and industrial applications.


  • Rugged – MIL, rugged
  • Cooling – conduction, convection
  • System/shelf monitoring & management
  • EMC shielding
  • Modular, rackmount, desktop

System Architectures

  • AdvancedTCA
  • CompactPCI/PCIe/2.16
  • MicroTCA
  • OpenVPX
  • VME64x/VME
  • Custom


Pixus Technologies offers one of the largest libraries of standard cPCI and power backplanes in the industry. Backplane products include cPCI, VME, Power Backplanes, ATCA, and custom designs.


Pixus Technologies catalog of rails, card guides, front panels, handles, side panels, and covers, enable equipment manufacturers to quickly and reliably create a subrack for their application. Pixus Technologies can customize these parts for customer specific requirements.

Pixus electronic packaging solutions