The VR E1x/msd is a PC-compatible, high performance, high functionality 6U VPX air-cooled processor board supporting the 4th generation Intel® Core™ processor (2-core or 4-core) and the Intel® QM87 PCH with up to 32 Gbytes of DDR3L-1600 ECC DRAM. This single slot board features two XMC/PMC sites and a variety of interfaces including an option for an on-board 2.5-inch storage drive and CompactFlash®. The VR E1x/msd is suitable for a range of applications within industrial control, transport, aerospace, security and defense applications. For harsher environments extended temperature versions are supported. For rugged applications two VPX-REDI versions are catered for: VPX-REDI Type 1 and Type 2 conduction-cooled boards. For all board versions, to simplify integration, many operating systems are supported.