7/8/2004 - RadiSys Corp. (Nasdaq: RSYS) announced the EPC-2327, a half size PCI card based on the Intel® 815E embedded chipset. The EPC-2327 is the latest in RadiSys’ Endura product line and is engineered for use in compact systems like those found in medical imaging, gaming, industrial automation and control applications.
The EPC-2327 can be used in small backplane-based systems or as a standalone controller card without a backplane. In either case the half size PCI card offers OEMs a choice of entry-level or mid-range performance, since it can be configured with Intel® Pentium® III and Intel® CeleronTM processors. Additionally, the EPC-2327 provides a long life solution, which benefits OEMs with a lower overall cost of ownership.
“We continue to strengthen our Endura product line with innovative products that help OEMs develop better products faster and more economically,” said Richard Smith, vice president, commercial segment and quality, at RadiSys. “For OEMs who are developing smaller, smarter products like medical imaging, industrial automation and control systems, the EPC-2327 offers a proven, flexible, long life solution in a small form factor.”
The EPC-2327 features an integrated video solution, which offers a choice of interfaces for driving either a standard analog VGA display or a digital LVDS panel. RadiSys has also equipped the EPC-2327 with temperature monitoring which enables the processor fan speed to be managed automatically under software control. This can extend the operational life of the fansink and minimizes dust build-up by adjusting the fan speed according to system load and environmental conditions. Full revision control and change management ensures that customers are provided with excellent sustaining support over the life of the product.
About the RadiSys EPC-2327
The EPC-2327 is a small form factor, half size PCI card (7.3” x 4.8”) which is available with a 1.26GHz Intel® Pentium® III processor and a 1.2GHz Intel® Celeron® processor. The card is based on an Intel® 815E chipset with an integrated VGA controller and support for up to 512MB SDRAM. Video output is available either via a standard analog VGA interface or via a 24-bit, single channel LVDS interface for use with digital flat panels. The EPC-2327 also features an Intel 10/100 Ethernet port with Wake on LAN support, two USB 1.1 ports, a PS/2 keyboard/mouse port, two IDE ports, an SMbus header, system monitoring, fan speed control and a watchdog timer. An optional I/O card provides an additional two USB 1.1 ports, two serial ports and a mini-speaker.
Pricing and Availability
The RadiSys EPC-2327 is available for sampling now and will be available in production quantities in Sept 2004. The MSRP (manufacturer’s suggested retail price) for unit quantities is $377 with a 1.2GHz Celeron and $582 with a 1.26GHz Pentium III. Volume discounts are available for OEM quantities. For more information please contact RadiSys at: 800-950-0044.
RadiSys (Nasdaq: RSYS) is the leading provider of advanced embedded solutions for the commercial, enterprise, and service provider systems markets. Through intimate customer collaboration, and combining innovative technologies and industry leading architecture, RadiSys helps OEMs bring better products to market faster and more economically. RadiSys products include embedded boards, platforms and systems, which are used in today's complex computing, processing and network intensive applications.
RadiSys is a registered trademark of RadiSys Corporation. Intel, Pentium and Celeron are all registered trademarks of Intel.
For more information, contact RadiSys at firstname.lastname@example.org or http://www.radisys.com or call 800-950-0044 or 503-615-1100.
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