Kontron ThinkIO-Solo Embedded IPC and Debian Linux Desktop Distribution

Kontron introduced the ThinkIO-Solo embedded IPC and the Debian Linux desktop distribution for the Kontron ThinkIO-Duo/-Solo. The Kontron embedded IPC ThinkIO-Solo features an Intel Celeron M processor clocked at 1.06 GHz, 1 GB RAM, up to 4 GB soldered internal flash and 512KB non-volatile memory. The Kontron ThinkIO-Solo will be in production by the third quarter. The Linux Desktop distribution is available now.

Kontron ThinkIO-Solo Embedded IPC

Kontron ThinkIO-Solo Embedded IPC Features

  • Scaleable up Intel Core Duo fanless
  • Ultra compact: 224 mm x 100 mm x 70 mm
  • Fast onboard IO
  • Profinet RT, Profibus DP, CANOpen
  • Modular-I/O option
  • 2xGBit, 2xUSB 2.0, RS232 and DVI-I
  • up to 1 GB RAM, 4 GB Flash soldered
  • 512kB retain memory
  • Embedded realtime Linux, Windows XP embedded
  • Maintenance free
  • Aluminium housing
  • Compact flash socket
  • Field bus options
  • Enables remote access
  • Interrupt capable onboard inputs can be used to trigger a rapid response to events
  • Watchdog timer and real-time clock are included

Debian Linux Desktop Distribution
The new Debian desktop distribution, specifically tailored to the Kontron ThinkIO, includes a PC interface that enables faster development time. Along with the easy integration of existing software, the user-friendly interfaces help improve customer time to market. Packet-management software for easy upgrading and version control is also included. The new Debian desktop distribution, in addition to Windows XP Embedded and real-time Linux cross compile package, give engineers more software options for higher flexibility.

More info: Kontron