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VIP286 (MODULAR PROCESSOR SYSTEM)

ADVANCED LOGIC RESEARCH, INC.

VIP286 (MODULAR PROCESSOR SYSTEM)

Processor

80286 (exact location unknown)/80386SX/80386DX (on CPU cards)

Processor Speed

12/16/20MHz

Chip Set

ALR

Max. Onboard DRAM

5(286)/8(SX386)/16(386)MB

Cache

16KB

BIOS

Phoenix

Dimensions

330mm x 218mm

I/O Options

16-bit external CPU card, floppy drive interface, embedded AT hard drive interface, serial port

NPU Options

80287/80387 (on CPU cards)

CONNECTIONS

Purpose

Location

Purpose

Location

Speaker

JP1

Embedded AT hard drive interface

JP5

Reset switch

JP2

Hard drive LED

JP6

Serial port

JP3

Panel LED

JP7

Floppy drive interface

JP4

External CPU card slot

SL1

USER CONFIGURABLE SETTINGS

Function

Jumper/Switch

Position

Floppy drive interface enabled

SW1/1

On

 

Floppy drive interface disabled

SW1/1

Off

COM1 enabled

SW1/2

On

 

COM1 disabled

SW1/2

Off

 

COM2 disabled

SW1/3

Off

 

COM2 enabled

SW1/3

On

Embedded AT hard drive disabled

SW1/4

Off

 

Embedded AT hard drive enabled

SW1/4

On

Note: It is not possible to run COM1 & COM2 at any one time. If SW1/2 is On, SW1/3 MUST be Off, likewise, if SW1/3 is On, SW1/2 MUST be Off. However, both switches may be off.

CONNECTIONS (286 CPU CARD)

Purpose

Location

Purpose

Location

Keyboard or Serial

J9

Panel LED

J21

Speaker

J19

   

USER CONFIGURABLE SETTINGS (286 CPU CARD)

Function

Jumper

Position

Factory configured - do not alter

J1

N/A

Factory configured - do not alter

J2

N/A

Factory configured - do not alter

J3

N/A

Monitor type select monochrome

J4

Open

 

Monitor type select color

J4

Closed

DRAM CONFIGURATION (286 CPU CARD)

Size

Bank 0

Bank 1

Bank 2

Bank 3

512KB

(18) 256K x 1

None

None

None

1MB

(18) 256K x 1

(18) 256K x 1

None

None

2MB

(18) 256K x 1

(18) 256K x 1

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

5MB

(18) 256K x 1

(18) 256K x 1

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

CONNECTIONS (SX386 CPU CARD)

Purpose

Location

Purpose

Location

Serial port

J9

Keyboard

JP7

Speaker

JP1

Panel LED

JP8

USER CONFIGURABLE SETTINGS (SX386 CPU CARD)

Function

Jumper

Position

Factory configured - do not alter

JP3

N/A

Monitor type select monochrome

JP4

Open

 

Monitor type select color

JP4

Closed

Factory configured - do not alter

JP5

N/A

Factory configured - do not alter

JP6

N/A

Factory configured - do not alter

JP9

N/A

DRAM CONFIGURATION (SX386 CPU CARD)

Size

Bank 0

Bank 1

Bank 2

Bank 3

512KB

(2) 256K x 9

NONE

NONE

NONE

1MB

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

NONE

NONE

1.5MB

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

NONE

2MB

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

(2) 256K x 9

2MB

(2) 1M x 9

NONE

NONE

NONE

4MB

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

NONE

NONE

6MB

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

NONE

8MB

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

(2) 1M x 9

CACHE CONFIGURATION (SX386 CPU CARD)

Size

Bank 0

16KB

(2) 8K x 8

CONNECTIONS (386 CPU CARD)

Purpose

Location

Purpose

Location

RAMPAK connection

J1

Keyboard or serial port

J9

Panel LED

J5

Speaker

JP1

USER CONFIGURABLE SETTINGS (386 CPU CARD)

Function

Jumper/Switch

Position

Factory configured - do not alter

J6

N/A

NPU disabled

SW1/1

Off

 

NPU enabled

SW1/1

On

Factory configured - do not alter

SW1/2

N/A

Monitor type select monochrome

SW1/3

Off

 

Monitor type select color

SW1/3

On

Factory configured - do not alter

SW1/4

N/A

CONNECTIONS (RAMPAK)

Purpose

Location

386 CPU card connection

J1

DRAM CONFIGURATION (386 CPU CARD & RAMPAK)

Size

Bank 0

Bank 1

Bank 2

Bank 3

1MB

(4) 256K x 9

NONE

NONE

NONE

2MB

(4) 256K x 9

(4) 256K x 9

NONE

NONE

4MB

(4) 256K x 9

(4) 256K x 9

(4) 256K x 9

(4) 256K x 9

4MB

(4) 1M x 9

NONE

NONE

NONE

8MB

(4) 1M x 9

(4) 1M x 9

NONE

NONE

10MB

(4) 256K x 9

(4) 256K x 9

(4) 1M x 9

(4) 1M x 9

16MB

(4) 1M x 9

(4) 1M x 9

(4) 1M x 9

(4) 1M x 9