Embedded PCs offer industrial value

Anglia Components has added manufacturer of single board computers, Avalue, to its Anglia Displays line-up, complementing its portfolio of TFT graphics monitors from Hitachi and Sharp. According to Anglias CEO Steve Rawlins, By putting Avalue embedded PCs together with world class display technology from Hitachi and Sharp, we can offer customers in the industrial automation, kiosk, PoS, PoI, gaming and medical markets a truly compelling proposition. Anglias strategy is to partner with the leading suppliers, and bring our UK customers the best technology we can find anywhere in the world backed by exceptional service. Avalue is the latest example, a truly outstanding company in its field offering a wide portfolio of high performance embedded computing solutions packed with features.

Mr. Philip Chang, Avalues GM added, Anglia gives Avalue a channel partner in the UK with the capability to fully support and supply our high performance computing products. We were impressed with the scale and professionalism of their sales and technical support operations, which will significantly strengthen our customer services resource in UK. Avalue and Anglia have a compatible vision and focus for this market, and I believe our collaboration will bring benefits to UK customers, to Anglia and to Avalue.

Anglia Displays Divisional Marketing Manager, Joel Munday continued, Avalue Technology has one of the most complete ranges of embedded and industrial single board computers available anywhere. These affordable SBC platforms use high density design techniques to deliver exceptional performance within a small form factor footprint as well as low power consumption to facilitate sealed fanless implementations.

Under the agreement, Anglia will offer Avalues comprehensive range of industrial 3.5, 5.25, PC/104, EPIC and single board computer/embedded computers. It will also offer Avalue industrial motherboards, mini-ITX, nano-ITX, ATX, Micro ATXform factor, barebone, chassis and applied computing platforms.

The Avalue platforms complement the Anglia Displays range of colour TFT modules from Hitachi and Sharp. The range spans screen sizes from 2.2 to 64.5 in portrait and landscape form, and includes wide screen and high definition versions, as well as wide viewing angle, high brightness and analogue touchscreen types.