Embedded PC Supports M2M Applications with Wired and Wireless Connectivity Options
WinSystems introduces its LBC-GX500, a highly integrated, single board computer (SBC) designed for machine-to-machine connectivity (M2M). The LBC-GX500 offers a variety of wired and wireless connectivity options. Among them are 802.11 wireless Ethernet, GSM/GPRS cellular modem, CDMA cellular modem, ZigBee wireless RF module, 10/100 wired Ethernet port, global-compliant dial-up modem, six USB ports and six COM channels on a single board. It provides an open and powerful platform for management of geographically distributed machinery and sensors that operates over an industrial temperature range from -40° to +85°C. Features include 48 parallel digital I/O lines, CRT and digital flat panel video controller and interface, keyboard controller, LPT port and AC 97 audio plus an optional 12-bit A/D converter.