Kontron Asia announces an Intel(R) 915GV Express chipset-based full size PICMG 1.0 SBC – the PCI-755. It features the Intel(R) I/O Controller Hub 6 (ICH6) with high speed, top performance PCI Express bus and supports the new 90nm process Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 Processor with LGA775 socket, Hyper-Threading (HT) Technology and system bus of 800/533MHz for greater system performance. Dual Channel of DDR2 400/ 533MHz in two DIMM slots allow a flexible memory configuration of up to 2GB RAM.
I/O features of the PCI-755 include a 32-bit/33MHz PCI Bus, onboard Dual Gigabit LAN via PCI Express , LPC, EIDE Ultra ATA/100, 4 Channels SATA at up to 150MB/s ,USB 2.0, Mini PCI card slot, UART compatible serial ports, parallel port, floppy drive port, and PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse port. The PCI-755 is designed to run Windows 2000/ XP and Linux operating systems as well as embedded real time applications.
The PCI-755 implements the Intel(R) Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 900 to provide tremendous visual quality (2048 x1536x8bit resolution at 75Hz), versatile display options, and 3D performance. Target applications for the PCI-755 are industrial servers, industrial automation, medical applications, multimedia, broadcasting, Telecom, and the Industrial Testing market.
A global leader in embedded computer technology and mobile rugged solutions, Kontron supplies a diversified customer base of OEMs, system integrators and application providers in the communications, automation, test and measurement, transportation, medical, military, aerospace and energy markets. The company helps its customers to considerably reduce their time-to-market and to gain a competitive advantage with products including high-performance open computer platforms and systems, single board computers, human-machine interfaces and mobile rugged computers. Kontron employs more than 1,900 people worldwide and has manufacturing facilities in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. The company is listed on the German TecDAX 30 stock exchange under the symbol “KBC”. Kontron is the only European based Premier member in the Intel(R) Communications Alliance which means earliest access to leading-edge Intel technologies and privileged engineering support.