WinSystems, Inc. announced that their LBC-GX500 single board computer (SBC) was honored as Electronic Products Magazine’s 2006 Product of the Year. The editors of Electronic Products selected the LBC-GX500, along with a handful of other products, from the thousands launched in 2006 based on its innovative design and features, significant advancement in a technology or its application, and substantial achievement in price/performance. The Product of the Year recognition is among the most prestigious awards in the electronics industry.
“WinSystems’ LBC-GX500 is a significant advancement in the application of machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity technology to highly integrated, single board computers,” said Jim Harrison, Technical Editor of Electronic Products Magazine. “It provides an open and powerful platform for management of geographically distributed machinery and sensors that operate over an industrial temperature range from -40° to +85°C.”
“What sets the LBC-GX500 apart from any other industrial embedded SBC is its support of a wide variety of wired and wireless infrastructure,” said Robert Burckle, Vice-President of WinSystems. “We are honored that Electronic Products Magazine has chosen WinSystems’ LBC-GX500 for this award. As we enter our 25th year in business, we will continue to develop a wide range of products for harsh industrial applications that meet customer needs.”
The 2006 Product of the Year Awards were announced in the January 2007 issue of Electronic Products with a cover feature and a brief description of each product. 2006 marks the 31st anniversary of Electronic Products’ “Product of the Year” Awards, which began recognizing the best products in the industry in 1977.
About the Product
WinSystems’ LBC-GX500 is a highly-integrated, industrial single board computer (SBC) which supports a wide variety of wired and wireless connectivity options while operating over the industrial temperature range. Target applications include industrial automation, test and measurement, petrochemical, MIL/COTS, medical/diagnostic equipment, transportation, communications, and homeland security. More detailed information on: LBC-GX500 single board computer
Recognized as a leading supplier of embedded computers, WinSystems designs and manufactures products marketed to OEMs and system integrators worldwide. Their diverse selection of EPIC, PC/104, EBX and STD Bus single board computers and PC/104 I/O modules include feature extended temperature operation, rugged design, and quick product delivery.