Contec's EPC-S2100 delivers a production-ready platform for easy deployment of real-time and embedded virtualization systems based on the Intel® Industrial Solutions System Consolidation Series platform.
(Melbourne, Florida) March 23, 2015 - Contec, a global technology solutions provider and subsidiary of Contec Co. Ltd., today announced its EPC-S2100 industrial platform based on the Intel® Industrial Solutions System Consolidation Series. The platform is designed in response to the growing trend toward virtualization in the industrial automation industry, helps manufacturers save money and increase efficiencies by consolidating multiple factory functions onto a single high performance, industrial grade, virtualized platform.
“We are excited to work with Intel® to bring this product to market,” commented Brad Jens, Contec’s EVP. “The EPC-S2100 supports our vision to help our customers realize the ‘Factory of the Future’ through automation and virtualization.”
“The Intel® Industrial Solutions System Consolidation Series platforms enable customers to tap into the benefits of modern virtualization technology faster and easier than ever before,” said Shahram Mehraban, director of End User Market Development for Intel Industrial and Energy Solutions Division. “The combination of Intel software and Contec hardware simplifies the deployment of applications that run on a range of operating systems designed to run automation workloads to increase factory efficiencies and drive innovation.”
Contec’s EPC-S2100 industrial platform features a power-efficient, quad-core Intel® Core™ i7 processor with Intel® Virtualization Technology and support for common I/O for industrial applications. It is the first platform to be certified by Intel® for its latest release of the Intel® Industrial Solutions System Consolidation Series software.
Contec is an Associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance.
Learn more about the Intel Industrial Industrial Solutions System Consolidation Series at Intel.com.
Contec Americas is a global technology design, manufacturing, and integration company with an extensive portfolio of solutions ranging from tier 1 computers to fully custom computing platforms, displays, and All-in Ones (AIO). Contec provides additional value to its customers through product design & innovation, life cycle management, logistics and post-production support. Our products and services are sold around the world to customers in many segments including industrial automation, IoT/M2M, medical and diagnostics, transportation, military simulation, and gaming. Contec Americas is a proud member of the Contec Co., Ltd. Group companies, founded on innovations in industrial computing and PC based technology since 1975.