smart new adapter instantly gives any Advantech SBC with a CompactFlash
socket the ability to add an additional 2 IDE devices. Most single
board computers offer only 1 IDE channel which can support 2 IDE
devices. This adapter now gives an additional IDE channel for
a total of up to 4 IDE device support. Since systems normally
support a CD-ROM or fax/modem IDE device on chassis, this device
is a convenient way to add additional IDE support.
Simple Way to Increase Capability
adapter, more options become available to the user. Customers
can keep their original HDD but upgrade capacity through addtional
Also, in many embedded solutions, operating systems can stay on
one HDD while applications or important data can be easily exchanged
from the other HDD device. The latter is becoming increasingly
more common as products are being designed with portability and
data exchange capability in mind.
strength ruggedness, resistance to vibration and solid pin connections
make this adapter a strong IDE platform users can depend on. The
following Advantech SBCs with
CompactFlash sockets are perfect for utilizing this adapter.
socket to HDD adapter will be available soon from Advantech. To
order, use the following part number for reference: CF-HDD-ADP.
Advantech anytime at http://www.advantech.com/epc
to find out more about these kind of solutions or any other embedded
products we offer. You may also contact your local Advantech representative
for more information.