BACKPLANE Systems Technology has released Ibase's MB860 Mini-ITX Motherboard using Transmeta Efficeon processors.
It supports processor speeds of up to 1.2GHz and SO-DIMM DDR modules with capacities up to 1GB. The onboard 16MB ATI M7 graphics controller delivers good performance in 3D applications and graphically demanding programs. The motherboard also features four USB 2.0 ports that support a data transfer rate of 480Mbps. Network connectivity can be available through the onboard Realtek 8100C 10/100 BaseT Ethernet and an optional 8110S Gigabit Ethernet controller. A PCI slot, four serial ports and an optional Mini PCI socket allow expansion. The motherboard is suitable for a range of industrial applications including automation control, networking and telecommunications.