Diamond Systems introduced the Opal-MM-1616 PC/104 I/O module. The Opal-MM-1616 board features 16 unidirectional optoisolated inputs and 16 relay outputs. It is supported by Diamond’s Universal Driver software library. The Universal Driver software is a high-level programming library for all of Diamond’s data acquisition products. The OPMM-1616-XT is ideal for industrial automation, transportation, energy, instrumentation, aerospace, military, and medical markets and applications. The Opal-MM-1616-XT Optoisolated Input and Relay Output PC/104 Module is available now for $195.
WinSystems announced the PCM-VDX-2-512 PC/104 single board computer (SBC). The PCM-VDX-2-512 features two Ethernet, four USB 2.0, four asynchronous serial channels, and expansion connectors for both PC/104 and Mini PCI I/O cards. The WinSystems board measures 90mm x 96mm (3.6″ x 3.8″), draws 5.5W, and operates from -40°C to +85°C without a fan. It is ideal for headless space- and power-limited systems in medical, communications, security, transportation, utilities, Mil/COTS, and industrial test/measurement applications. The PCM-VDX-2G-512 SBC is priced at $342 in OEM quantities.
Diamond Systems introduced the Aurora single board computer (SBC) for small form factor (SFF) embedded computing. The Aurora single board computer features the Intel 1.6GHz Atom Z530 processor, SODIMM RAM (up to 2GB), Gigabit Ethernet, USB Flashdisk, Serial ATA (SATA), four RS-232 serial ports (two with RS-422/485 capability), four USB 2.0 ports, PS/2 keyboard and mouse, and both SUMIT-A and PC/104 ISA bus expansion. Diamond Aurora SBC samples are shipping within 30 days. Aurora pricing in OEM volumes starts in the upper $400s.
WinSystems introduced the PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 and PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 PC/104-compatible analog I/O boards. The PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 is a 16-channel, 16-bit analog input card and the PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 is an 8-channel, 12-bit analog output card. PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 and PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 expansion boards are feature accurate analog and digital I/O over a -40° to +85°C temperature range. Both modules support 48-lines of digital I/O. Both WinSystems modules are supplied with free drivers for C, Linux, and Windows XP Embedded. The PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 list price is $249 and the PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 list price is $279.
The PPC3-G-6.5, from WinSystems, is a 6.5″ color flat panel PC based upon a PC/104-Plus single board computer (SBC). It operates from -20° to +70°C. The PPC3-G-6.5 is a compact, ready-to-mount flat panel display subsystem, It features an integrated resistive touch screen, open frame chassis, embedded PC functionality, industrial-grade construction, small size, and wide operating temperature. The panel PC is ideal for medical, kiosks, transportation, instrumentation, industrial automation, and control applications. The PPC3-G-6.5-359-0 is priced at $795 in OEM quantities. Delivery is from stock to three weeks.