Spark v2 – 6x SFP+ mezzanine expansion


  • Description: Programmable (FPGA based) open hardware platform for development of network elements such as bridges and interconnect testers.
  • Interfaces: 6x SFP+/SFP 10Gb/1 Gb Ethernet
  • Board and Mechanics design files (KiCad): github
    • Schematics: pdf
    • PCB layout: pdf
  • Storage (Bootloader/Software/FPGA Firmware): micro SD
  • Form factor: 1U (19 inch rack unit)
  • Enclosure: (can be purchased separately)
  • Hardware:
  • Software/Firmware: network-interconnect-tester-cores
  • Usecases:
    • Network Interconnect Tester (github)
    • GPS synchronized PTP grandmaster
    • Flow capable Network Bridge
Configuration with uBlox GPS module. Using “Click boards” to 96boards adapter card from Avnet. ESD Acrylic 1U box.

2 in stock (can be backordered)



96b0ards mezzanine card compatible with Ultra96 boards differential pair mapping with 96boards extension interface for additional mezzanine cards e.g. for logic level shifting between 1.8V and 3.3V, 6x SFP+ cages