DNA-FPPC5 – 5-layer Fiber Optic I/O, DAQ & Control Cube with PPC CPU

3-slot, Fiber Optic I/O, Data Acquisition and Control Cube with PowerPC CPU with 20 km range


The DNA-FPPC5 Cube is a compact, rugged, 100Base-FX based DAQ interface. Whether your application requires a few I/O channels or a few thousand, the PowerDNA cube is an ideal solution. The Cubes’ unique combination of flexibility, compact size, mechanical and electrical ruggedness and ease of use is unparalleled.



  • Slots for 3 I/O boards
  • Over 30 I/O boards available
  • 100Base-FX Fiber Interface
  • Operates up to 2km from host (20km with single mode fiber)
  • Inter-Cube sync interface
  • Compact: 4″ x 4.1″ x 4″
  • Rugged: Tested -40 to +85 °C, 5g vibration, 50g shock
  • Real-time: 1000 I/O scans in < 1 millisecond
  • Complete Windows, Vista, Linux and RT OS support
  • LabVIEW, MATLAB support and more

The heart of every PowerDNA system is the Cube. The Cubes are 4″ x 4.1″ x 4″, include 3 I/O slots and are packed with power and flexibility. Each I/O Cube consists of two primary subsections. The top level of the cube provides the Cube Controller, Network Interface and power supply. The lower levels of the cube provide I/O slots.


With over 30 different I/O boards available, PowerDNA is sure to offer a configuration perfectly matched to your application.

The PowerDNA FPPC Cube is supported by all popular Windows, Vista, Linux and Real-time operating systems. Our UEIDAQ Framework provides a simple and universal API and supports all common programming languages. The Cube is also fully supported by an extensive array of application packages including LabVIEW, MATLAB, and more.