Eurotech’s DynaVIS 10-00 Compact Rugged Display Computer Delivers Advanced Communications and Low Power Consumption

Intel® AtomTM-based DynaVIS 10-00, specifically designed for modern railway applications, uses Everyware Software Framework (ESF) to simplify Embedded M2M Communications

Amaro, Italy – October 3, 2011 – Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems, today announces the launch of the DynaVIS 10-00, a connected, rugged mobile display computer platform that targets demanding vehicle installations. Based on the Intel® AtomTM processor, the DynaVIS is low power, compact and can withstand the mechanical and temperature stresses commonly encountered in harsh environmental conditions while providing a comprehensive set of communication options needed in today’s vehicle installations.

The DynaVIS 10-00 provides connectivity through WiFi and 3G cellular networks, Gigabit Ethernet, a 5.7” touchscreen panel, a high performance GPS and plenty of transportation specific features such as optoinsulated I/Os, serial ports, USBs and a wide range power supply section.

“The DynaVIS 10-00, based on the Intel® AtomTM processor, is a purpose built device that provides customers with advanced communications options into a compact, yet rugged, railway certified product,” said Robert Andres, Corporate Marketing Director of Eurotech. “Moreover, customers can leverage the combination of Everyware Software Framework (ESF) for fast and reliable application development and Everyware Device Cloud to easily integrate embedded devices into their IT business applications.”

The DynaVIS 10-00 also includes the following features:

Certified to Perform – Designed to the transportation market, the DynaVIS 10-00 is EN50155 compliant and supports features such as optoinsulation and wide range power supply.

Low Power and Fanless – Design with high efficiency in mind, the DynaVIS 10-00 delivers exceptional performance with low power consumption.

Easily Maintained – The DynaVIS 10-00 is IP65 protected and features high-end rugged connectors for long-term reliability in harsh environments.

ESF Enabled – The DynaVIS 10-00 supports the Everyware Software Framework (ESF) to speed up the application software development.

Cloud Ready – Enjoy the benefits of the Everyware Device Cloud (EDC): dramatically cut time-to-market when building scalable, robust applications that integrate devices to business applications

The DynaVIS 10-00 is available now. For more information, visit 10-00.

Connected World Magazine names Eurotech to CW 100 for Leadership in M2M Technology and Connected Devices

Amaro, Italy – October 10, 2011 – Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems, today announces they have been named to the Connected World Magazine CW 100, a prestigious list of the most innovative providers of M2M technology and connected devices.

““Eurotech helps companies reduce the complexity of connecting purpose-built devices to the cloud with offerings like their Everyware Device Cloud,”” said Peggy Smedley, editorial director, Connected World. ““The CW 100 shows which M2M companies are pushing the envelope in this market, and Eurotech fits the bill. Customers want useful data from the field, and Eurotech is making it simpler and more cost-effective to capture, access and use that vital information to run their businesses.””

The CW 100 represents the top companies that are demonstrating significant market traction and pursuing game-changing technologies in connectivity. The list provides a guide to the companies making a difference in connected devices and M2M, as chosen by the editors of Connected World magazine. From those that have long established their expertise to organizations just emerging in the market, the CW 100 is made up of innovative companies that are leading the charge when it comes to M2M.

““We focus on enabling M2M solutions and device connectivity through a portfolio of hardware platforms and our Everyware Software Framework to allow devices, applications and services to get to market quicker,”” said Hilary Tomasson, VP of Marketing for Eurotech in North America. ““There is great potential for useful M2M services but enterprises in various industries need help realizing that potential and we fill a gap in the market. Having Eurotech recognized on the CW 100 further validates our efforts to be a leading provider of hardware, software and services in the connected device industry.””

Companies appearing on the CW 100 are chosen from a selection of hundreds of firms, both private and publicly traded. The criteria for the listing include: sales and earnings growth, contribution to the connected-devices space, and innovation in multiple markets served during the past 12 months.

Eurotech: 1.5M USD order for Catalyst TC Embedded Module for Homeland Security and Defense Application

Eurotech receives purchase order for embedded modules to ramp up production of handheld biometric identity device

Amaro (Italy) September 15th , 2011 – Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems, today announces Cross Match has issued a $1.5 Million purchase order for the Catalyst TC module for a homeland security and defense application. Cross Match is ramping up production of the handheld device due to increased customer demand and the Catalyst TC modules will be delivered over the next 12 months. Catalyst TC

The Catalyst TC, based on the Intel Atom processor E6xx series, is a highly integrated and flexible embedded module that offers multiple communications, I/O, and multimedia capabilities with low power consumption in a small footprint.

“In the past few months, we have seen increased demand for our security and defense devices as customers recognize their value in capturing and verifying valuable data in the field,” said Dan Troutman, Cross Match Technologies Senior VP of Engineering . “We chose the Eurotech Catalyst TC due to its low-power embedded module that offers communications support and built-in wireless networking capability required in our handheld device.”

The Cross Match product is a homeland security and defense solution that also offers optional 3G communications support and built-in wireless networking capability that allows field personnel to access remote databases as part of a biometric identity solution.

“The Catalyst TC is a high performance module that supports ruggedized applications as it performs intensive computing functions, quickly and reliably in the field,” said Greg Nicoloso, CEO of Eurotech in North America. “Using the Eurotech computer gives customers a path to develop high performance products now and in the future, built on this flexible embedded module technology.”

Eurotech updates Everyware™ Software Framework to further Simplify Embedded Development

New ESF 1.4 Release includes Connectivity Management Graphical User Interface Enabling Developers to Easily Build, Manage and Deploy Software Applications

Amaro (Italy) and San Francisco (Intel Developer Forum) September 13, 2011 – Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems, announces today they have launched Release 1.4 of the Everyware™ Software Framework to offer developers more options to get their products to market faster with an integrated hardware and software infrastructure. ESF 1.4 provides a new WEB GUI configuration application that manages the networking interfaces such as cellular or Wi-Fi offering the connectivity and security required for machine-to-machine and embedded solutions. Along with the configuration capabilities, the ability to run ESF on different hardware systems means developers who write applications on the ESF framework can do so as quickly as possible, while future-proofing their development.

“ESF puts a layer between the operating system and the customer application, simplifying the entire development process and adding quality, reliability and robustness to the software,” said Arlen Nipper, President and CTO, Eurotech in North America. “The latest release incorporates additional industry standard interfaces to shorten custom development time and simplify coding, debugging and even connecting to a network. OEMs and enterprises have more options in hardware running ESF so they can easily port their application to new and next generation platforms, ensuring a long lifecycle for their software.”

Other new features included in ESF 1.4 include:

– Interactive web server tools

– New plug-ins for M2M applications

– Oracle Java SE 1.6 Java Virtual Machine support

With these expanded features, developers effectively future-proof their applications to ensure new product specifications or ramped up production will be easy to manage by seamlessly porting an ESF-based application to new hardware.

With Eurotech ESF installed, the new Intel® M2M wireless gateway reference design is one of the many Intel Atom™-based hardware platforms OEMs and enterprises can choose from to significantly shorten development cycles for machine-to-machine services. Eurotech offers wireless solutions along with device cloud data delivery and management to enable M2M communications quickly and efficiently across a full portfolio of hardware options.

Eurotech’s Arlen Nipper will present “Accelerating Machine-to-Machine Through Embedded Software Development” with Wind River’s Brian Vezza at the Intel Developer Forum on Wednesday, September 14th in Room 2006.