Ulm, Germany With ThinkIO-P , Kontron Industrial Control (a division of Kontron Applications) introduces a new class of powerful modular rack-mount flat PCs (depth of 70 mm) that can fit into any control cabinet on the market. The system is completely enclosed and fanless; it can be equipped with processors ranging from a 600MHz Intel Mobile Celeron processor with 64KB L1/0KB L2 cache up to a 1.4GHz Intel Pentium M processor, making it considerably faster than its little brother, which takes an Intel Pentium MMX-compatible processor. The ThinkIO-P features an industrial-strength connection system for the smart terminals on the highly granular Wago I/O System 750 and 753, which offer the user flexible, application-specific I/O configuration. Key applications for the ThinkIO-P are in industrial machinery and mid to high-complexity system controllers. The passively cooled ThinkIO-P is built into a robust aluminum housing and offers not only high computing power and direct connection with the Wago I/O System but also up to 1 GB of RAM, up to 1 GB Flash, 1-2 MB of battery-buffered RAM, a customizable CompactFlash card and standard PC interfaces (2 x USB, DVI analog and digital, 1 x serial). Kontron Applications GmbH , Ulm, Germany. www.kontron-emea.com.
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