Congatec, a leading technology company for embedded computer modules, single board computers and embedded design, has launched the Conga-B7AC. This is a new Intel Atom C3000 processor based COM Express Type 7 Server-on-Module that offers an enhanced embedded edge computing through 10 GbE bandwidth support.
With a power consumption starting at just 11 Watt, the new low-power multicore Server-on-Modules with up to 16 cores offer up to 4x 10 GbE real-time capable network performance. The feature set has been designed for modular industrial micro servers as well as rugged telecom and network equipment like small cells, factory gateways and storage systems.
Congatec Launches COM Express Type 7 Server-on-Modules
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It is deployable even in the extended temperature range from -40℃ to +85℃. The Conga B7AC is based on the new PICMG COM Express 3.0 Specification and is a commercially off-the-shelf available, standardized building block which is perfectly suited for efficient custom designs of very small sized, solely passively cooled embedded edge devices.
8 different Intel Atom server processors available ranging from the 16-core Intel® Atom™ C3958 processor to the quad-core C3508.
Extended temperature range (-40°C to +85°C).
All modules provide up to 48 GB of fast 2400 DDR4 memory with or without error correction code (ECC).
High network capabilities with up to 4x 10 GbE and the Network Controller Sideband Interface.
Flexible system extensions including NVMe flash storage can be connected via up to 12x PCIe Gen 3.0 lanes and 8x PCIe Gen 2.0 lanes
2x SATA 6G ports are available for conventional storage media.
I/O interfaces include 2x USB 3.0, 4x USB 2.0, LPC, SPI, I2C Bus and 2x UART.
Headquartered in Deggendorf, Germany, congatec AG is a leading supplier of industrial computer modules using the standard form factors COM Express, Qseven and SMARC as well as single board computers and EDM services. congatec’s products can be used in a variety of industries and applications, such as industrial automation, medical, entertainment, transportation, telecommunication, test & measurement and point-of-sale.
Core knowledge and technical know-how include unique extended BIOS features as well as comprehensive driver and board support packages. Following the design-in phase, customers are given support via extensive product lifecycle management. The company’s products are manufactured by specialist service providers in accordance with modern quality standards.