24 February 2009 Module drives performance up RadiSys Corporation has introduced the RadiSys Procelerant Z500 module, a 85 x 70mm module compatible with the Type 2 COM Express pin out. The module enables equipment manufacturers to shrink devices, stretch battery life and increase processing performance while also cutting manufacturing costs. The Procelerant Z500 module has feature support specifically for handheld and mobile applications, such as 1GB memory down, a MicroSD socket, a slim line profile and an extended input voltage range for battery power. In addition, the module incorporates General Software Embedded BIOS with accompanying design tools that supports implementation of a smart battery subsystem and thermal management. The Procelerant Z500 module also adds capabilities to the integrated processor and chipset, such as SATA storage support and Gigabit Ethernet network connectivity. Author Chris Shaw Comment on this article Websites http://www.radisys.com Companies RadiSys Ltd This material is protected by Findlay Media copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. Enjoy this story? People who read this article also read... Arrow buys Nu Horizons Arrow is buying Nu Horizons in an all cash deal which values the ... Read Article Claire Jeffreys, NEW Claire Jeffreys, events director, National Electronics Week, ... Read Article Southern Manufacturing This year, Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is set to be ... Read Article NIDays 2013 NIDays is a technical conference designed specifically for ... Read Article What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.