Desktop Networking Platform features up to 6 GbE ports.

Press Release Summary:

Model PL-80260 includes either Intel Atom D410 single-core or D510 dual-core processor with Intel 82801HM I/O Hub. Measuring 9.1 x 6 x 1.7 in, it features CompactFlash(TM), SSD or HDD, DDR2 SO-DIMM up to 2 GB, dual SATA-II interfaces, and mini PCI slot, as well as up to 6 Intel-based GbE LAN ports with 2-port bypass controlled by programmable watchdog timer. Offering peak thermal design power of about 30 W, unit supports routing, firewall/threat management, database, and NAS applications.

Original Press Release:

Desktop Networking Platform Features Dual-Core Intel® Atom(TM) Processor

North Andover, Mass. - WIN Enterprises announces PL-80260, a family of desktop networking platforms powered by energy-efficient Intel® Atom(TM) processors and which feature up to 6 Intel GbE LAN ports. The device, only 9.1" wide, is designed for networking applications in small- to mid-size businesses and remote Enterprise offices.

The device pairs either the Intel Atom D410 single-core or D510 dual-core processor with the Intel 82801HM I/O Hub. Intel Hyper-Threading Technology increases logical CPU threads resulting in more efficient use of processor resources. The PL-80260 is designed to support a range of OEM applications such as routing, firewall/threat management, database, and network attached storage (NAS).

CompactFlash(TM), SSD or HDD, DDR2 SO-DIMM (up to 2GB), Dual SATA-II interfaces, and mini PCI slot are expandable features that can be upgraded through an easily removable chassis cover. A maximum of six Intel-based GbE LAN ports are provided with two-port bypass controlled by a programmable watchdog timer. Each Internet interface has an LED indicator to show activity and transfer rate. A fully loaded PL-80260 configuration has peak thermal design power (TDP) of approximately 30 Watts. The unit is FCC, CE, and RoHS compliant.


  • Intel Atom D410 single-core or D510 dual-core, Hyper-Threaded, low voltage processor + Intel 82801HM I/O Hub

  • Integrated DDR2 Memory Controller supports single SoDIMM up to 2GB DDR2 (667MHz)

  • Up to 6 full-bandwidth Intel 82574L GbE LAN ports with PXE boot option

  • CompactFlash and dual SATA-II interfaces (a 2.5" HDD mounting kit is optional)

  • 2 external USB 2.0 ports

  • Compact dimensions of 232 mm (W) x 153.3 mm (D) x 44 mm (H); 9.1" (W) x 6" (D) x 1.7" (H)

  • TDP of ~30W with Intel Atom D510 processor, 6 LANs and 2.5" HDD

    Software Support

    Recommended operating systems for PL-80260 evaluation units include:

  • Windows® XP Pro and Windows 7

  • Linux version support includes: Fedora 13, Debian 5.0.6, and openSUSE 11.3

  • The PL-80260 supports 32-bit and 64-bit software

    Additional Windows and Linux distributions are documented to support the Intel Atom D410/D510 + ICH8M with 82574L drivers. Users should check their operating system documentation for hardware compatibility or contact WIN Enterprises regarding their software selection.

    Pricing and Availability

    The PL-8026A version with Dual-Core Atom D510 costs $379 in OEM quantities of 1000 units. Evaluation units are available now. The unit can be modified to meet specific market requirements. Contact a WIN Enterprises representative for details and customization options.

    About WIN Enterprises, Inc.

    WIN Enterprises produces custom embedded computers. Founded in 1991, the company produces board- and appliance-level embedded platforms for electronic OEMs worldwide based on the x86 microarchitecture. The company has developed several reference designs for leading microprocessor companies.

    WIN Enterprises has facilities in the United States, Taiwan, China, and India. Services from WIN Enterprises include cost-effective design, manufacturing, testing, and fulfillment. For more information, contact WIN Enterprises at 1-978-688-2000 or e-mail

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