Invitation to ballot on VITA 66.0 and 66.4 for ANSI Accreditation

The VITA Standards Organization (VSO) has voted to submit the following draft standards for ANSI accreditation:

VITA 66.0-2011 (Revision), Optical Interconnect on VPX – Base Standard

This standard defines a family of blind mate Fiber Optic interconnects for use with VPX backplanes and plug-in modules.

VITA 66.4 (201x) (New Standard), Optical Interconnect On VPX – Half Width MT Variant

This document describes an open standard to define a Half Width MT style contact variant within the VITA 66 family of blind mate Fiber Optic interconnects for use with VPX backplanes and plug-in modules.

As part of the VSO policy and procedures we invite members and non-members who are directly and materially affected by the standards in question to cast a ballot for this standard. If you wish to participate in the ballot please contact Jing Kwok, VITA Technical Director (jing.kwok@vita.com) for details to register. Registration for the ballot will close Wednesday Jun 17, 2015.