Microchip Technology introduced the LIN 2.1 and SAE J2602-2 compliant and low-power MCP2003A transceiver, MCP2021A, MCP2022A, MCP2025 and MCP2050 LIN System Basis Chips (SBCs), and PIC16F1829LIN System in Package (SiP). The devices feature a voltage regulator, windowed watchdog timer, battery monitor output, MCU, high Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) levels of more than 15 kV on the LIN bus and battery-voltage pins.
DSM Computer introduced the 96M4297o single board computer. The industrial slot CPU supports the PICMG 1.0 standard. The DSM 96M4297o SBC features the second generation Intel Core processor, Intel H61 chipset, two DDR3 1333/1066 modules, up to 16 GB of memory, two fast GigaBit LAN interfaces, HD audio, GPIO, serial and parallel connections, twelve USB ports, two USB 3.0 and ten USB 2.0 ports, and a serial ATA interface.
GE Intelligent Platforms announced that its recently-released A10200 AdvancedTCA® single board computer will now be offered with the option of the latest Intel® Xeon® processor 5600 series, formerly codenamed Westmere-EP and launched today by Intel. This innovative technology provides the dual processor A10200 with up to six cores and 12 Mbytes of L3 cache for each CPU, enabling a processing performance improvement of up to 50% compared with the dual Intel Xeon processor 5500-based version of the A10200, which continues to be available.
GE Intelligent Platforms demonstrated its commitment to, and leadership in, CompactPCI® platforms with the announcement of the CT12 6U CompactPCI high performance single board computer. Based on the latest 2.53 GHz Intel Core i7 (Arrandale) processor technology and featuring up to 8 GBytes of DDR3 memory, it is designed to bring high throughput computing and leading edge performance/watt to a broad range of applications including telecommunications, industrial control, test equipment, server blades, supervisor and monitoring systems, security and surveillance.