Patent Number: 7,715,210

Title: Patch panel chassis

Abstract: A patch panel system including a chassis and a plurality of modules. The chassis includes elongated structures configured to interconnect top, bottom and side portions of the chassis. The elongated structures are also configured to receive and secure a printed circuit board and the plurality of modules to the chassis. The modules include a housing and a module card. The card can include a variety of connections that provide communication to connections located on a back plane of the chassis. The system can include a combination of passive and active modules that are interchangeable to provide a variety of interface configurations.

Inventors: Clark; Gordon (Eden Prairie, MN), Mattson; Loren (Richfield, MN)

Assignee: ADC Telecommunications, Inc.

International Classification: H05K 7/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/11/12018