Panel PC offers dual Gigabit LAN ports

DECEMBER 1, 2009--The PPC-177T panel PC comes with a large, bright 17-in. LCD.

Dec 1st, 2009

DECEMBER 1, 2009--The PPC-177T panel PC comes with a large, bright 17-in. LCD. It is an Intel Core2 Duo processor-based panel. In order to satisfy security concerns, PPC-177T also offers a dual Gigabit LAN port configuration. Four serial ports and four USB 2.0 ports combine with the ability to run Windows XPE, WinXP Pro, or Vista. The industrial PC can be used in applications such as factory and machine automation. The terminal meets IP65/NEMA4 protection standards; it is dust-tight and resistant to water. Onboard hardware monitoring protects it against overheating and enhances reliability for critical applications.
Advantech
Irvine, CA, USA
www.advantech.com

-- Posted by Carrie Meadows, Vision Systems Design, www.vision-systems.com

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PRESS RELEASE

PPC-177T is the Newest in Advantech's Family of Powerful, Energy-efficient, High Performance Multimedia Panel PCs

Irvine, CA - Advantech, the leading global ePlatform services provider, is expanding its panel PC product offerings with the launch of a new model, the PPC-177T. The latest member of the powerful PPC product line comes with a large and bright 17" LCD display. The larger display is perfect for image-based applications that require more on screen real estate. PPC-177T is an Intel Core2 Duo processor based Panel The powerful Core2 Duo CPU and Intel 945GME chipsets bring to life the most dynamic applications, and they don't sacrifice industrial reliability. In order to satisfy security concerns, PPC-177T also offers a dual Gigabit LAN port configuration. In addition, four serial ports and four USB 2.0 ports, combined with the ability to run Windows XPE, WinXP Pro, or Vista, give the PPC-177T advanced versatility. Combined with a user-friendly interface, PPC-177T meets the requirements of a diverse set of industrial computing platforms, ranging from factory and machine automation to point of information solutions.

Powerful Platform and Industrial-grade Reliability
The Powerful Core2 Duo processor and Intel 945 GME chipsets power almost any application, and are especially suited for industrial equipment makers, mobility equipment, and monitoring & process control equipment. PPC-177T also makes an excellent host information appliance and it meets IP65/NEMA4 protection standards. PPC-177T is dust-tight and resistant to water, which allows it to function in a wide range of environments. Onboard hardware monitoring protects it against overheating and ensures added reliability for critical applications.

Versatile Connectivity and Customization Options
Dual Gigabit LAN configuration gives system integrators the ability to satisfy security concerns. PPC-177T has an array of connectivity options which set it apart from the competition. Four serial ports and four USB 2.0 ports add versatility to application deployment. The PPC-177T chassis color, logo, and installation accessories are fully-customizable, saving system integrators time and decreasing the time-to-market. The 17" LCD touchscreen is also versatile, available in resistive touch, capacitive touch, and SAW (Surface Acoustic Wave) technologies, to suit any application need.

Advantech's PPC-177T is a versatile, multimedia Panel PC. It delivers maximum power and performance to suit virtually any application. PPC-177T is available now.

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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. (Corporate Website: www.advantech.com).

Advantech is a Premier Member of the Intel Embedded and Communications Alliance, a community of embedded and communications developers and solution providers.

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