Eurotech Announces a COM Express Module With the 2nd Generation Intel(r) Core(tm) Processor Family

The Adbc8034 COM Express module cuts time to market and delivers unprecedented performance

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 5, 2011 -- Eurotech announced today the Adbc8034, a COM Express module that sports the 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ processor family. With a frequency range of 2.1GHz to 2.5GHz, the Adbc8034 supports the 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-2715QE and Intel® Core™ i5-2515E processors and the Intel® QM67 Express chipset.

Ideally suited for industrial applications that require advanced computing features, the Adbc8034 provides memory down DDR3 SDRAM with ECC (up to 8GB), VGA, SDVO and LVDS, four SATA, eight USB (2.0), Gigabit Ethernet and multiple PCI Express interfaces.

"This module packs many features in a very compact and easy to use form factor," said Masaki Takahashi, Executive Officer, Overseas Business Development for Advanet. "The Adbc8034 is a comprehensive platform that is designed to simplify the development process and to reduce time to market for our customers."

The Adbc8034 supports most major operating systems, including Microsoft Windows 7, Windows XP, WES 7 and Wind River Linux and can be ordered with a simple to use development kit that gives access to all features of the module.

"The 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-2715QE and Core™ i5-2515E processors and Intel® QM67 Express chipset have extended long life cycle commitment from Intel. They offer many advanced features including improved Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (Intel® AVX) instruction set, and rich, fast I/O," said Matt Langman, director of product marketing, Intel Embedded Computing Group. "These features are important in compact, mobile modules used in many embedded applications like military/aerospace, industrial automation, digital signage, and medical devices."

The Adbc8034 comes in a COM Express Basic size form factor, and carrier board design service is available on request.

Eurotech is an Associate member of the Intel® Embedded Alliance, a Microsoft Windows Embedded Silver Partner, and Wind River Linux Strategic Partner.

Availability – Adbc8034 is available to pre-order now for Q2 delivery.

About Eurotech

Eurotech is a listed global company (ETH.MI) that integrates hardware, software, services and expertise to deliver embedded computing platforms and sub-systems to leading OEMs, system integrators and enterprise customers for successful and efficient deployment of their products and services. Drawing on concepts of minimalist computing, Eurotech lowers power draw, minimizes physical size and reduces coding complexity to bring sensors, embedded platforms, sub-systems, ready-to-use devices and high performance computers to market, specializing in defense, transportation, industrial and medical segments. By combining domain expertise in wireless connectivity as well as communications protocols, Eurotech architects platforms that simplify data capture, processing and transfer over unified communications networks. Our customers rely on us to simplify their access to state-of-art embedded technologies so they can focus on their core competencies. Learn more about Eurotech at www.eurotech.com.