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Press Release Summary:

Combining secure Internet connectivity and platform extensibility, rack-mount ALS-3206 features 2 PCI-X(TM) and one PCI(TM) extension slots. PCI-X(TM) extension slots can be configured so that one extends 4-port Gigabit Ethernet card and other extends network security accelerator. Along with 6 front-panel 10/100/1000 Mbps LAN ports, 1U platform offers RS-232 port, 4 SATA II HDD interfaces, and 2 DIMM sockets. Other features include USB, PS/2, CF, and VGA interfaces.

Original Press Release:

Rackmount Network Security Platform with Six Gigabit Ethernet Ports

The ALS-3206 combines secure Internet connectivity and platform extensibility at an economical price.

Irvine, CA (February 14, 2008) - ADLINK Technology Inc. announces the ALS-3206, our latest rackmount Internet security platform. The ALS-3206 represents our commitment to network security system integrators and network application software developers by designing a well-engineered network security platform which properly balances performance and cost. This product is positioned as a mid-range network security appliance, yet supports a wide range of expandability options for high-end performance. The ALS-3206 supports several Intel® processors, including the Core(TM)2 Duo, Core(TM) Duo, Core(TM) Solo and Celeron® M processors; supports the Intel® 945 GME and ICH7R chipsets; and provides two PCI-X(TM) and one PCI(TM) extension slot. One unique feature of the ALS-3206 is the option to configure the two PCI-X(TM) extension slots: one to extend a 4-port Gigabit Ethernet card and the other to extent a network security accelerator. This combination of features presents an excellent choice for anti-virus software security, content security, and PKI software applications.

More about the ALS-3206

For extended connectivity, the ALS-3206 offers six 10/100/1000 Mbps LAN ports at the front panel. There is also an RS-232 serial port (DB-9 connector) for local system management, maintenance and diagnostics. The ALS-3206 provides four SATA II HDD interfaces, 2 DIMM sockets supporting up to 4 GB DDR2 RAM, four USB 2.0 ports, two PS/2 ports, a CompactFlash® slot, and one VGA port-all in a 1U form factor. The ALS-3206 also includes a unique configuration of features including: a programmable bypass for two sets of the LAN ports, support for use of an optional PCI-X(TM) bridge riser card, and two PCI-X(TM) extension slots.

The ALS-3206 series is a cost-effective solution for IDS, IPS, UTM, firewall, VPN gateway, load balancing, and traffic mining applications.

Pricing & Availability
Samples of ALS-3206 are currently available in small quantities starting at $895. Mass production volumes of are also currently available for a range of quantities. Please contact an ADLINK sales representative for special offerings and details.

About ADLINK Technology

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(TM)-based data acquisition and I/O; vision and motion control; and AdvancedTCA®, CompactPCI®, and COM Express(TM) modules for industrial computing. 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® Communications Alliance, an Executive Member of PICMG®, and a Sponsor Member of the PXI(TM) Systems Alliance. ADLINK is a publicly traded company listed on the TAIEX Taiwan Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit:

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