Advantech Introduces 1U Ultra-compact Fanless System with Intel Atom N450 Processor

Advantech, the global leading ePlatform service provider, is pleased to introduce a 1U, ultra-compact, power saving, fanless system, the IPC-100-60SE. It features an Advantech mini-ITX motherboard with a built-in Intel® AtomTM N450 processor. The fanless design has been developed to operate silently and reliably in harsh environments. This all-in-one, ultra-compact, industrial system provides a mini PCIe socket on board and PCI expansion capability via an optional riser card, and is especially suitable for space-critical applications, including encasing inside automation equipment. Such an ideal turnkeysolution achieves significant TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) reductions, and is suitable for space-critical and silent industrial applications.

Compact, with High Integration

The IPC-100 1U system comes with the popular 1.66 GHz Intel® AtomTM N450 processor, which is built-in on the mini-ITX motherboard.The chipset features an onboard graphics Intel® Gen 3.5 and GFX render core, and delivers high-quality graphics to fulfill a variety of applications. It supports a 2.5” SATA HDD and a slim-type SATA ODD. The AT power switch is located on the rear panel to avoid accidental bumps.

Versatile I/O Interfaces with Expandability and Software Support
With elegant black design and only 288 mm in depth, the IPC-100 can be used as a space-saving desktop system, fixed in a rack, or embedded in larger equipment. The all-in-one compact system features versatile I/O connections, including two Gigabit Ethernet ports, eight USB 2.0 ports, three serial ports, a VGA port, and audio jacks. It supports various Microsoft® operating systems, including Windows® 7, Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, Windows® XP Embedded (XPe), Windows® Vista Ultimate X86/ Business X86.

The new IPC-100 provides a turnkey solution for space-critical and silent industrial applications. With rich functionality and power saving configurations, the system is ideal for fast-emerging markets. IPC-100 will be formally launched around the middleof September. Please contact your local Advantech representative for more information.

Main Features:

  • Built-in 1.66 GHz Intel® Atom™ N450 processor
  • Comprehensive I/O ports include dual Gigabit Ethernet, eight USB ports (4 on the rear, 2on the front, and 2 internal), three COMports, VGA, Line-out,and Mic-in jacks
  • AC to DC +12V 60w power module
  • Ultra-compact form factor with fanless design Shockproof cushion designed tosecure a 2.5″ SATA HDD and a slim ODD
  • Power and HDD LED indicators
  • Mini-PCIe socket on board, and a PCI expansion slot viaan optional riser card
  • Built-in mounting bracketsfor rack attachment
  • Supports Windows® 7, XP and XP Embedded, and more
  • Dimensions: 480 x 44 x 288 mm (19″ x 1.7″ x 11.4″)

About Advantech

Founded in 1983, Advantech delivers visionary and trustworthy industrial computing solutions that empower businesses. We cooperate closely with solution partners to provide complete solutions for a wide array of applications in diverse industries, offering products and solutions in three business categories: Embedded ePlatform, eServices & Applied Computing, and Industrial Automation groups. With more than 3,400 dedicated employees, Advantech operates an extensive support, sales and marketing network in 18 countries and 39 major cities to deliver fast time-to-market services to our worldwide customers. Advantech is a Premier Member of the Intel® Embedded and Communications Alliance, a community of embedded and communications developers and solution providers. (Corporate Website: http://www.advantech.com).

Source: Advantech