New PPC-125T Delivering Maximum Power in an Energy-efficient, High Performance Multimedia Panel PC

Irvine, California, March 6, 2009 – Advantech, the leading global ePlatform services provider, is expanding its panel PC product offerings with the launch of a new model: the PPC-125T. PPC-125T is an Intel® Core2 Duo processor-based Panel PC with a bright 12” LCD display. The powerful Core™2 Duo CPU and Intel® 945GME chipsets bring to life the most dynamic applications, and they don’t sacrifice industrial reliability. In order to satisfy security concerns, PPC-125T also offers dual Gigabit LAN port configuration. In addition, four serial ports and six USB 2.0 ports, combined with the ability to run Windows® XPE, WinXP Pro, or Vista, give the PPC-125T advanced versatility. Combined with a user-friendly interface, PPC-125T meets the requirements of a diverse set of industrial computing platforms, ranging from factory and machine automation to point of information solutions.

Powerful Platform and Industrial-grade Reliability

The powerful Core™2 Duo processor and Intel 945GME chipsets power almost any application, and are especially suited for industrial equipment makers, mobility equipment, and monitoring & process control equipment. PPC-125T also makes an excellent host information appliance. It is available in both fan and fanless models, and it meets IP65/NEMA4 protection standards. PPC-125T is dust-tight and resistant to water, which allows it to function in a wide range of environments. Onboard hardware monitoring protects it against overheating and ensures added reliability for critical applications.

Versatile Connectivity and Customization Options

Dual Gigabit LAN configuration gives System Integrators the ability to satisfy security concerns. PPC-125T has an array of connectivity options which set it apart from the competition. Four serial ports and six USB 2.0 ports add versatility to application deployment. The PPC-125T chassis color, logo, and installation accessories are fully-customizable, saving system integrators time and decreasing the time-to-market. The 12” LCD touchscreen is also versatile, available in resistive touch, capacitive touch, and SAW (Surface Acoustic Wave) technologies, to suit any application need.

Advantech’s PPC-125T is a versatile, multimedia Panel PC. It delivers maximum power and performance to suit virtually any application. PPC-125T is available now.

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About Advantech –Founded in 1983, Advantech delivers visionary and trustworthy industrial computing solutions that empower businesses. Advantech is a Premier Member of the Intel® Embedded and Communications Alliance, a community of embedded and communications developers and solution providers. We cooperate closely with solution partners to provide complete solutions for a wide array of applications in diverse industries, offering products and solutions in three business categories: Embedded ePlatform, eServices & Applied Computing, and Industrial Automation groups. With more than 3,400 dedicated employees, Advantech operates an extensive support, sales and marketing network in 18 countries and 39 major cities to deliver fast time-to-market services to our worldwide customers. (Corporate Website: www.advantech.com).