The unique combination of Intel software and DTx 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.
Melbourne, Florida (PRWEB) March 25, 2015
Contec DTx (DTx), 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, DTx’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 unique combination of Intel software and DTx 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.”
DTx’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.
DTx is an Associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance.
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About CONTEC DTx
CONTEC DTx (DTx) is technology systems integrator with an extensive portfolio of solutions ranging from tier 1 computers to fully custom computing platforms, displays, and All-in-Ones (AIO). DTx provides additional value to its customers through product design & innovation, life cycle management, logistics and post-production support. DTx is a proud member of the Contec Co., Ltd. Group Companies, a global market leader with a proprietary line of industrial computers, DAQ, control & measurement systems and wireless network solutions.
About CONTEC Co., Ltd.
Contec was founded in 1975 as a subsidiary of Daifuku, a global leader in material handling and industrial automation. Building on that heritage of innovation, Contec became one of the first manufacturers to put PC-based technologies to work in industrial applications. Today, Contec offers an extensive catalog of Industrial Control Technology products and services, making it a solution provider of choice to enterprises looking for a single source of world-class microelectronics products, service and long-term support. Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, CONTEC has offices and facilities in Tokyo, China, Taiwan and the United States. CONTEC Co., LTD is traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (6639:JP) and DAIFUKU Co., LTD is traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (6383:JP). Learn more about Contec.