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PICMG 1.3 Half-Size SBC suits network-intensive applications.

Press Release Summary:

Apr 18, 2014 - Based on Intel® Q87 PCH, Model SHB230 supports 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 and Celeron® processors in LGA1150 socket. Slot CPU card is equipped with two DDR3-1333/1600 SO-DIMM sockets for up to 16 GB memory capacity. In addition to 4 PCIe x1 or 1 PCIe x4, and 1 PCIe x16 routed to backplane, single board computer provides 2 SATA interfaces that support RAID 0/1 functions, 1 CFast™ socket, 2 RS-232/422/485 ports, 4 USB 2.0 ports, 2 USB 3.0 ports, and 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports.

AXIOMTEK Co., Ltd. - Taipei, TWN

Original Press Release

Axiomtek Announces SHB230, New 4th Generation Intel® Core(TM) PICMG 1.3 Half-Size Single Board Computer

Press release date: Mar 27, 2014

Adopting the latest Intel® Haswell processing technology, the SHB230 provides powerful computing capabilities, rich I/O connections for the most demanding needs

Taipei, Taiwan, - Axiomtek, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of innovative, high performance and reliable PC-based industrial computer products is pleased to introduce SHB230, its high-performing PICMG 1.3 half-size single board computer.  The SHB230 based on the Intel® Q87 PCH is designed to support 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 and Celeron® processors in the LGA1150 socket.  The slot CPU card equipped with two DDR3-1333/1600 SO-DIMM sockets up to 16 GB memory capacity to meet customers’ needs.  The PICMG 1.3 specification brings advantages of PCI Express to this single board computer that offers four PCIe x1 or one PCIe x4, and one PCIe x16 routed to the backplane.  The onboard two SATA interfaces support RAID 0/1 functions to ensure reliable storage for multiple applications.  Utilizing with the latest Intel® technologies, this PICMG 1.3 system host board is an ideal solution for DVR, medical equipment, industrial automation, process control, and network security market.

Axiomtek’s SHB230
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor (Haswell) PICMG 1.3 Half-size CPU card with SATA3, USB 3.0, DVI-I/ LVDS and Dual LANs
Axiomtek’s newest SHB230 is a mainstream platform designed with the new 4th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, which provides excellent computing performance and power efficiency.  It supports SATA RAID, Intel® Active Management Technology (AMT) 9.0, and dual Gigabit LANs for network-intensive applications.  In addition, the SHB230 CPU board with integrated Intel® HD Graphics brings great 3D graphics performance and supports LVDS and DVI-I interfaces.” said Roger Shyu, Product Manager of Product & Marketing Division at Axiomtek. “Furthermore, this PICMG 1.3 half-size slot CPU card is fully compatible with Axiomtek’s PICMG 1.3 half-size passive backplanes, and we offer various industrial housing enclosures and have the capability to assist with any customer's industrial integration requirements."

To fulfill different application needs, the SHB230 offers rich I/Os including two SATA-600 slots, one CFast™ socket, two RS-232/422/485 ports, four USB 2.0 and two USB 3.0 ports as well as two Gigabit Ethernet ports using Intel® i217LM and Intel® i210AT chipsets.  The embedded board comes with Intel® Active Management Technology 9.0 (AMT 9.0) for better remote control management.  Besides, the half-size single board computer supports hardware monitoring and watchdog timer function to keep system running smoothly.

Axiomtek’s SHB230 will be available in the early of May, 2014.  Please visit global website for more product details or contact our sales representative at

Main Features:
LGA1150 socket for 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3/Celeron® processors with Intel® Q87 PCH, up to 45W
Two 240-pin DDR3-1333/1600 SO-DIMM sockets up to 16 GB memory capacity
Two SATA3 ports with data transfer rate up to 6Gbs
Dual-view display via DVI-I or LVDS interface
Four USB 2.0 ports and two USB 3.0 supported
Supports one CFast™ socket
Intel® Active Management Technology 9.0 (AMT 9.0) supported