VersaLogic Bundles DiskOnChip, Linux with Jaguar Embedded Computer

5/27/2003 - VersaLogic Corp announces a joint promotion with M-Systems (Nasdaq: FLSH) that features VersaLogicís Jaguar CPU and M-Systemsí DiskOnChip. For a limited time, purchasers of a Jaguar CPU from VersaLogic Corp. are eligible to receive a free 48 MB DiskOnChip with Red Hat Linux installed. This special offer will provide embedded systems users with an easy way to demo a Jaguar and try Linux at the same time.

VersaLogic usually sells DiskOnChip separately, without Linux installed. The promotional DiskOnChip is preinstalled with RedHat Linux 7.1 with the 2.4.18 kernel. Developers can install the bootable DiskOnChip and immediately launch Linux into a graphical user interface from which they can further customize their system and run applications. The Linux build has all the drivers necessary to access the Jaguar on-board devices such as Ethernet, video and I/O. Visit for more information.

The Jaguar PC/104-Plus CPU offers Pentium III/Celeron CPUs from 350 MHz fanless to 850 MHz. Features include 10/100 Ethernet, AGP video/flat panel, industrial I/O, DiskOnChip, and Transient Voltage Suppressors for ESD protection.

About M-Systems
M-Systems (Nasdaq: FLSH) is a leader and innovator of flash-based data storage products known as flash disks. M-Systemsí flash disks provide the functionality of a mechanical hard drive in a silicon chip. M-Systemsí products are based on its patented TrueFFS® technology, and target applications in a vast array of markets, including connected devices, mobile and telecom. M-Systemsí products include the DiskOnChip®, DiskOnKey® and Fast Flash Disk (FFDTM) product families. For more information, please contact M-Systems at

About VersaLogic Corporation
A leading supplier of industrial computers since 1976, VersaLogic focuses on high-quality board-level products for embedded applications. Product lines include PC/104, PC/104-Plus, EBX, and STD 32 Bus. Their 5-year product availability guarantee and outstanding warranties demonstrate a commitment to service. VersaLogicís customers recently rated the company a "Platinum" level embedded board vendor (2002 VDC study). For more information, visit

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