Product News: Controls & Controllers
Fanless Vision Controller extends application ranges.
Press Release Summary:
December 21, 2012 - Powered by 1.8 GHz Intel® Atom™ D525 with 1M cache, ARS-1800 supports EtherCAT for enhanced communication between devices and also enables GigE Vision cameras to extend performance and application ranges. Controller includes 4 Gigabit Ethernet, 3 RS-232, RS-232/422/485, externally accessible CFast, 8 USB, isolated DIO, PCI-104, and Mini PCIe interfaces. Operating from 4 to 157°F, product can accommodate up to 4 GB RAM and 2 solid-state hard drives.
Original Press Release
Vecow Announces 4 GbE LANs, Isolated GPIO, and 8 USBs Fanless Intel® Atom(TM) D525 Embedded Controller
Press release date: December 18, 2012
Taipei, Taiwan – Vecow Co., Ltd., a front-runner in the application fields of industrial automation, video surveillance, and embedded platforms today launches ARS-1800 Intel® Atom™ empowered fanless cost-efficient vision controller, which enables to equipped with Intel ® Atom™ D525 1M cache, 1.8GHz processor, 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports, 3 RS-232 and 1 RS-232/422/485, external accessible CFast, 8 USB, Isolated DIO, PCI-104, and Mini PCIe socket. Supporting EtherCAT for better communication between devices, ARS-1800 also enables GigE Vision cameras to extend performance and application ranges. Engineering design fanless thermal within operating temperatures from -20°C to 70°C (4°F ~ 157°F), ARS-1800 is an ideal solution for industrial control, intelligent factory automation, machinery computing, automated optical inspection, solar panel inspection, and oil thrilling platforms.
The balance between cost and computing performance, ARS-1800 integrates Intel® Atom™ D525 processor, which has assimilated memory controller to reduce the memory latency and to escalate the general system performance. In addition, the ARS-1800 is equipped with rich I/O, 4 GbE LAN, Mini PCIe, CFast, PCI-104, and 8 USB ports. Optional with 4 GB of RAM and a 2 solid-state hard drives, ARS-1800 enables to add CFast for storage and PCI-104 for extention, and to achieve the outstanding performance with the reliability and stability of a real-time embedded vision system.
ARS-1800 is equipped programmable GPIO 16-step rotary switch and 4 mode/status LED display provide outstanding adaptability for various environment requests. For seamlessly integrated and built into machines, ARS-1800 is shipped with DIN-rail and two types of wall-mount kits to fit in different environments.
More information about Vecow ARS-1800 Fanless Application-Ready Platform may be found on the company's website at http://www.vecow.com .
About Vecow Co., Ltd.
Vecow has been devoted to designing and developing high quality products with innovative technology since it was founded. Our application fields of factory/machine automation, high-speed data acquisition, DIO, digital signage, medical and home automation and in-vehicle and environment surveillance are credited to Vecow high-efficient design services.
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