News 2008.09.07

AXIOMTEK Introduces eBOX830-822-FL Pentium M Embedded BOX Computer
AXIOMTEK introduces a new compact yet high performance fanless embedded computer, the eBOX830-822-FL, which supports superior socket 478 Intel® Pentium® M up to 2.0GHz and Celeron® M up to 1.5GHz processors with two DDR2 DIMM sockets up to 2GB memory. Equipped with Intel® 910GMLE and ICH6M chipsets, the fanless box computer offers enhanced graphics and increased I/O bandwidth, and comes with six USB 2.0 ports, one PCI expansion slot, and dual Gigabit Ethernet ports.

IBASE Rolls Out MI940 Mini-ITX Motherboard with Intel 945GC Express
IBASE Technology (TASDAQ: 8050), a leading supplier of industrial computers, reveals the MI940 Mini-ITX motherboard incorporating the Intel 945GC Express chipset with GMA950 graphics core. The MI940 is designed with an LGA775 socket for Intel Core[TM] 2 Duo processor, Intel Pentium D Processor and Intel Pentium 4 Processor supporting HT Technology with system bus of 800/533MHz. It comes with two DDR2 memory sockets for up to 2GB system memory for faster system responsiveness.

Institute of Embedded Systems Announces CAP UWB Implementation
Atmel(R) Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML) and the Institute of Embedded Systems (InES), Zurich University of Applied Sciences, announced the availability of an Ultra Wideband (UWB) transceiver that InES has implemented by personalizing Atmel’s AT91CAP9S Customizable Microcontroller. The CAP(TM) implements the logic of the UWB Media Access Controller (MAC) in its metal programmable block, driven by software running on the embedded ARM926EJ-S(TM) processor.

AXIOMTEK Announces PANEL1173-841 Core 2 Duo Industrial Panel PC
AXIOMTEK, a leading supplier of applied computing platforms for advanced communication, industrial and human machine interface applications, is pleased to introduce PANEL1173-841, a powerful 17″ industrial panel PC featuring excellent expansion ability with two PCI expansion slots. Powered by the Intel® Q965 Express chipset, the PANEL1173-841 supports an Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo processor with up to 3GB of dual channel DDR2 system memory.

Power.org Debuts Power Architecture Physical Connection Specification
Power.org, the organization that promotes and develops standards for Power Architecture® technology, announced the Power Architecture Physical Connection for High Speed Serial Trace Specification, new web-based training tools, regional training programs, and its newest member, LSI Corporation. Collectively, these new developments make the Power Architecture processing platform easier to use and strengthen the community of technology leaders supporting its development.

Dolomite Releases Mitos Syringe Pump for Microfluidic Applications
Dolomite has announced the release of the Mitos Syringe Pump, an intelligent pump system that enables the future development of complex and powerful microfluidic systems. Microfluidics, a technology also known as ‘lab on a chip’, is an exciting new field of science and engineering that enables very small-scale fluid control and analysis, allowing instrument manufacturers to develop smaller, more cost-effective and more powerful systems.

Gleichmann Announces NEC Starter Kit for V850ES/Jx3-L Microcontroller
In order to simplify the experimentation and development for users with NEC Electronics extremely low-power V850ES/Jx3-L All Flash[TM] 32-bit microcontroller family, Gleichmann Electronics now offers an immediately ready-to-use starter kit including application examples. The development board also contains a variety of pushbuttons, 7-segment LEDs, A/D converters, UARTs, a range of further serial interfaces and connections for external hardware components.

Kane Computing to Attend UK Embedded Systems Show
Kane Computing Ltd will be exhibiting and displaying a number of products and systems for DSP and FPGA developers not previously seen in the UK, at the ESS at the NEC on the 1st and 2nd October 2008, Stand 415, Hall 8.