GE Fanuc Introduces New CPCI-7808 Intel Pentium M-based CompactPCI Single Board Computer Featuring 2 GB Dual Data Rate SDRAM

Huntsville, Ala. – September 14, 2005 – GE Fanuc Embedded Systems, Inc. introduces the CPCI-7808, a single slot CompactPCI single board computer (SBC) that offers low power consumption via Intel’s Pentium M and Celeron M processors, while still delivering the high performance and reliability required for demanding embedded computing applications. The CPCI-7808 features a 400 MHz system bus and incorporates Intel’s 855GME graphics memory controller with up to 2 GB Dual Data Rate (DDR) SDRAM, as well as a 1.4 GHz Pentium M option for the most power sensitive applications. “The CPCI-7808 is GE Fanuc Embedded Systems’ answer to the expanding array of embedded computing challenges facing many industries today,” said GE Fanuc Embedded Systems Commercial Director Lisa East. “As with all products from GE Fanuc Embedded Systems, this solution can be quickly and fully customized to your specific application.” Fully compliant with PICMG 2.16 CompactPCI Packet Switching Backplane (CompactPCI/PSB) specifications, the CPCI-7808 features dual PMC sites (64-bit/66 MHz PCI and 32-bit/33 MHz PCI), parallel and serial ATA, dual integrated serial ports, and three USB ports. This SBC also has a CompactFlash option available via the rear transition module (ACC-0591). It includes operating system support for Windows 2000, Windows XP, QNX, Linux, and VxWorks. The CPCI-7808 is available now. About GE Fanuc Embedded Systems GE Fanuc Embedded Systems is part of GE Fanuc Automation, a joint venture between GE and FANUC LTD of Japan. GE Fanuc delivers automation hardware and software designed to help users reduce costs, increase efficiency and enhance profitability. With solutions and services catering to virtually every industrial segment, GE Fanuc Automation provides a diverse array of capabilities and products, including controllers, embedded systems, advanced software, motion control, CNCs, operator interfaces, industrial computers, and lasers. Headquartered in Charlottesville, VA, GE Fanuc Automation is a part of GE Industrial and combines the diverse global strengths of the GE family with the local presence customers need to design, develop and maintain their automation investments. For more information on the CPCI-7808, visit or contact: GE Fanuc Embedded Systems, 12090 S. Memorial Pkwy, Huntsville, AL 35803, Phone: (800) 322-3616, Fax: (256) 882-0859, e-mail: # # # © 2005 GE Fanuc Automation Americas, Inc. All rights reserved.