This article provides some guidelines on cleaning and disinfecting simulators and simulator equipment.
The Instructor Operating Station or IOS is the area directly behind the cockpit.
The I/O Cabinet contains most of the electronic components used for the Cockpit as well as providing power distribution and point to point wiring for expandability. An I/O Cabinet is typically used on higher end devices.
The Cockpit group encompasses the cockpit, the base, and all the components installed in the base. The cockpit typically contains much of the electronic components used on the device.
The Main Electronics Cabinet contains the Computer Systems, as well as many other components.