Embest introduced the SBC8600B single board computer. The SBC8600B SBC is based on the Texas Instruments 720MHz Sitara AM3359 ARM Cortex-A8 processor. The board is powered by a tiny core board Mini8600B, which has integrated AM3359 processor, DDR3, and Nand Flash. The SBC8600B single board computer supports Linux 3.2.0, Android 2.3 and WinCE 7 BSP. A DVD with the software driver source code and relative documents to help customer better understand this board and start their reference design is included with the board.
Atmel rolled out their SAMA5D3 series microprocessors. The MPUs are based on the ARM Cortex-A5 core. The Atmel SAMA5D3 MPU is shipping in a 324-ball BGA package. It is in mass production now. Prices start at less than USD $7 for 1,000-piece quantities. The new SAMA5D3 series is ideal for embedded applications in the industrial space, including factory and building automation, smart grid, medical and handheld terminals, along with consumer applications such as smart watches, outdoor GPS, DECT (digital enhanced cordless telecommunications) phones.
ADLINK Technology introduced the MXC-6300 embedded system. The embedded computer supports the third generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3 processors and QM77 chipset. The ADLINK MXC-6300 features three PCI/PCIe expansion slots, six USB ports (four USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0), four serial ports, 16-CH digital I/O, and two Gigabit Ethernet ports. The embedded system is ideal for machine vision, factory automation, maritime automation and video surveillance.
GE Intelligent Platforms introduced the bCOM6-P1100 Rugged Type 6 COM Express Module. The bCOM6-P1100 supports the Freescale PowerPC processor. It is ideal for harsh commercial environments such as mining, forestry, construction, oil & gas, food & beverage, networking, industrial automation control and power & energy.
Kontron announced their V Panel Express now supports the Intel Core i7 dual-core processor. The panel PC’s feature up to 8 GB DDR3 memory, 5x USB (1x front, 4x rear), LAN 10/100, LAN 10/100/1000, 2x RS232 and DVI-I. Kontron’s CE certified Panel PC family V Panel Express is now available in EMEA and North America. They are ideal for industrial high-performance applications.
VIA Technologies introduced their paperback-sized ARTiGO A1250 embedded system. The VIA ARTiGO A1250 features a 1.0GHz VIA QuadCore processor, the latest VIA VX11H media system processor (MSP), HDMI port, VGA display port, GigaLAN Ethernet port, two USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0 ports, audio jacks (Line-in/out and mic-in) and 12V DC-in power. The slim Pico-ITX system is ideal for home server, home automation, hotel management, media streaming, digital signage, surveillance,medical and healthcare applications.
Extreme Engineering Solutions introduced the XPedite5650 Mini COM Express module. The X-ES XPedite5650 board features the Freescale QorIQ P2041 quad-core processor, up to 4 GB of DDR3-1333 ECC SDRAM, one x2 and two x1 PCI Express interfaces, two Gigabit Ethernet ports (one 1000BASE-T and one 1000BASE-X), two serial ports, two USB 2.0 ports, and two SATA 3.0 Gb/s ports. The XPedite5650 COM Express module is ideal for industrial, communications, and military applications where Size, Weight, and Power (SWaP) are critical.
VIA Technologies introduced the EPIA-M920 Mini-ITX embedded board. The VIA EPIA-M920 Mini-ITX enables DirectX 11 and 3D stereoscopic display capabilities for immersive environments. It features the latest VIA VX11H media system processor (MSP), and either the 1.2GHz VIA QuadCore-E processor or the 1.0GHz VIA Eden X2 dual core processor. The VIA EPIA-M920 embedded board is ideal for healthcare, gaming, and digital signage applications.
Axiomtek introduced their CEM100 single board computer. The COM Express Type 2 module features either a single core AMD G-Series APU T40R ( 1.0GHz) or a dual core T56N (1.65 GHz). The CEM100 includes the A55E FCH chipset, two DDR3 1066 MHz SO-DIMM slots (up to 8 GB of system memory), four SATA ports (RAID 0, 1, 10, 5), and an integrated Radeon HD 6250/6320 graphics controller. The Axiomtek CEM100 SBC is available now. The low-power board is ideal for retail, medical, gaming, and digital signage applications.
Extreme Engineering Solutions launched the XPedite7431 Single Board Computer. The X-ES 3U CompactPCI SBC supports 2nd and 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processors. The X-ES XPedite7431 features up to 8 GB of memory, 32 MB of NOR boot flash, up to 16 GB of NAND flash, two 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet ports, HDMI/DVI-D video port, and a USB 2.0 port. X-ES XPedite7431 SBC is ideal for air-cooled industrial and communications applications, and conduction-cooled military applications.