ADLINK Announces Embedded Solutions with 2nd Generation Intel(r) Core(tm) Processor Family

New products include CompactPCI(r) blades, PICMG(r) 1.3 SBCs and COM Express(tm) modules

January 5, 2011, San Jose, CA – ADLINK Technology, Inc. today announces new embedded products based on the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor family with 32nm process technology. ADLINK has implemented these processors in form factors ranging from 3U CompactPCI® to PICMG® 1.3 to COM Express™. These highly-integrated embedded solutions offer customers advanced technologies and new levels of computing performance for applications including transportation, military, factory automation, medical and gaming.

“We are proud to announce our new range of products utilizing the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor family which bring enhanced graphics and computing performance to our customers.” stated Stephen Huang, Vice President of the Industrial Computing Product Segment at ADLINK. “Embedded applications benefit from the improved performance-per-watt of these new processors. Integrated Intel® HD Graphics further enhances ADLINK’s new products by providing cutting edge 3D rendering and enhanced HD video playback.”

“The 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor family fully integrates the CPU, processor graphics, and memory controller in a new micro-architecture on Intel®‘s 32nm process technology. It provides significant performance gains over the previous generation, enables lower cost of total ownership, and allows a smaller footprint through increased power efficiency,” said Matt Langman, Director of Product Marketing, Embedded Computing Division, Intel®.

ADLINK's new embedded platforms utilize the new Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors along with the supported PCH chipsets of Q67 and QM67. Samples available in Q1, 2011.

* Express-HR,a COM Express™ module with the new type 6 pinout which provides a wide range of digital display interfaces for today's embedded applications, features the Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Intel® QM67 Express chipset, PCI Express® Gen2, and SATA 6 Gb/s.

* cPCI-3970, a 3U CompactPCI® blade with PICMG® 2.30 CompactPCI® PlusIO compliancy incorporating the Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Intel® QM67 Express chipset.

* NuPRO-E340, a PICMG® 1.3 System Host Board based on the Intel® Core™ i7/i5 processor and Intel Q67 Express chipset with support for Intel® Active Management Technology 7.0.

ADLINK will also release other industrial and embedded solutions based on the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processor family later this year in ATX, Mini-ITX, EPIC and CompactPCI® 6U form factors.

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ADLINK Technology provides a wide range of embedded computing products and services to the test & measurement, automation & process control, gaming, communications, medical, network security, and transportation industries. ADLINK products include PCI Express®-based data acquisition and I/O; vision and motion control; and AdvancedTCA® CompactPCI®, and Computer-on-Modules (COMs) for industrial computing. With the acquisition of Ampro Computers, Inc., ADLINK also provides a wide range of Extreme Rugged and Rugged Single Board Computers, Computer-on-Modules and Systems under the brand name Ampro by ADLINK. ADLINK strives to minimize the total cost of ownership (TCO) of its customers by providing customization and system integration services, maintaining low manufacturing costs, and extending the lifecycle of its products. ADLINK is a global company with headquarters and manufacturing in Taiwan; R&D and integration in Taiwan, China, and the US; and an extensive network of worldwide sales and support offices.

ADLINK is ISO-9001, ISO-14001, and TL9000 certified, is an Associate Member of the Intel® Embedded Alliance, an Executive Member of PICMG, and a Sponsor Member of the PXI Systems Alliance. ADLINK is a publicly traded company listed on the TAIEX Taiwan Stock Exchange (stock code: 6166).