WIN Enterprises Unveils PL-60760 Network Security Hardware Platform

WIN Enterprises, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of embedded controllers and network platforms for OEMs, announces the PL-60760, a 1U rack-mount network security hardware platform designed high performance security and other networking applications. OEMs can deploy this ready-made platform for applications including IDS/IPS, firewall, VPN gateways, NAC and Unified Threat management (UTM) with great time-to-market.

With support for Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo / Core[tm] Duo processors and Intel® 3100 Express chipset, the appliance provides system memory up to 4GB with DDRII memory sockets. Both CompactFlash[tm] and memory can be accessed for software upgrades through an easily removable cover. The PL-60760 features four GbE ports (Intel® 82571EB PIC-E 4x) and 4 x 10/100 Ethernet LAN (Intel® 82551QM). Plug-in modules enable support for SFP or Copper ports with optional bypass function on four ports accessible from the front panel. Also accessible from the front panel are one USB 2.0 port, a RS-232 serial port, a LCM display, and a 4-button keypad for system management. A Mini PCI is supported, as well as two PCI-X slots through an optional backplane. The unit can be modified to meet specific requirements when ordered in OEM quantities and can be further branded with customer-specific bezel designs.


  • High performance network appliance for enterprise market
  • Supports Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo / Core[tm] Duo processors with 667MHz FSB
  • Four GbE with optional bypass function
  • Four 10/100 PCI bus Ethernet
  • One USB port & one console port
  • One mounting kit for 2.5″ or 3.5″ SATA HDD
  • One Mini PCI slot
  • Two PCI-X slots supported through optional backplane
  • One 16 x 2 LCM & 4-button keypad

Operating System Support
Windows: 2003, XP and Professional, Vista; Linux: Fedora/8, Redhat Enterprise Linux 5, Cent OS 5; 64-bit support varies with processor.

Pricing and Availability
The PL-60760 appliance and the board-level version, MB-60730, are available now. Allow 4 to 6 weeks for delivery.

OEM-Quantity Ordering Information for PL-60760 and MB-60760 (does not include CPU):

  • PL-6076A
    WIN 1U rack-mount Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo/Core[tm] Duo network appliance, four GbE Copper & four 10/100 LAN interface
  • PL-6076 B
    WIN 1U rack-mount Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo/Core[tm] Duo network appliance, four SFP & four 10/100 LAN interface
  • MB-60760
    WIN Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo/ Core[tm] Duo Control Board with Four GbE & Four 10/100 LAN

About WIN Enterprises, Inc.
WIN Enterprises is a product development company that designs and manufactures customized x86-based embedded systems, networking platforms, controllers, and motherboards. Founded in 1991, WIN Enterprises has developed several reference designs for the world-leading microprocessor companies, as well as customized set-top boxes, rack-mounted appliances, and other electronic products for OEMs. WIN Enterprises facilities in the United States, Taiwan, China, and India enable cost-effective design, manufacturing, and fulfillment services for corporations around the world.