New 1U customizable server offers high performance based on Intel. Architecture with dual-processing power with up to 4 GB SDRAM in minimum amount of space
Intel Developers Forum, San Jose, CA., August 27, 2001 - Kontron Communications Inc., Kontron Communications Inc., the wholly-owned operating company of Kontron Embedded Computers, today announced the launch of the Teknor DS1120, a new high-performance, 1U rack mount server based on Intel. Architecture with dual-processing power. Derived on the same award-winning open-platform architecture as the DreamSpeed family of products, the new Teknor DS1120 features maximum flexibility and expandability in a 1U form factor, but requires a minimum amount of space in the conventional cabinets used by OEMs to implement critical data networking applications.
"The escalating growth in the Internet infrastructure market has caused a proportionate increase in the demand for processing speed, floor space and time-to-market solutions. These are among the primary issues our customers deal with daily," says Benoit Robert, Product Marketing Manager at Kontron Communications. "The Teknor DS1120 is part of a long-line of flexible building-blocks provided by Kontron. It broadens our range of systems-level solutions and allows us to provide our customers with a solution that is a perfect fit. The Teknor DS1120 can easily be configured into a customized turnkey solution that is dedicated to numerous Internet network applications including SSL acceleration, VPN, firewall, caching, load-balancing and web server."
Measuring in at only 16.5-inches deep, the Teknor DS1120s space-saving design and front-end I/O access delivers maximum rack mount flexibility in a 1U form factor, which gives customers more power in a smaller work environment and saves valuable floor and rack space. The Teknor DS1120 provides up to 4 GB SDRAM, dual 10/100Base T-TX Ethernet ports and powers the most demanding Internet infrastructure networks because of its Intel. dual-processing power with a high performance Pentium. III processor (1 GHz).
"The Teknor DS1120 provides customers with the advantage of having two Intel Pentium III processors at 1Ghz with a 133 MHz front-side bus, which promises to enhance developers ability to meet higher bandwidth requirements," said Joe Jensen, general manager of Intels Embedded Intel Architecture Division.
With the same focus on low cost of ownership, decreased time-to-market, and superior customer integration, the Teknor DS1120 is compatible with numerous operating systems including Linux, Windows. NT 4.0, Windows. 2000 and QNX.
The Teknor DS1120 is available for order immediately and pricing information can be obtained by contacting any of Kontron Communications sales offices.
About Kontron Communications Inc.
Kontron Communications Inc., a wholly-owned operating company of Kontron Embedded Computers, is a global leader in the design and manufacture of customized, systems-level solutions based on open-standards. Kontron Communications vast array of high-performance, building-block solutions reduce infrastructure costs, increase flexibility, and accelerate the time-to-market of critical OEM solutions used in the telecommunications, network convergence and Internet infrastructure markets.
Kontron Communications innovative services and diverse product line of high-performance systems platforms, single board computers, network convergence equipment, DSP technologies and security technologies provide OEMs with the competitive advantage to market complete, value-added solutions in the new communications marketplace. Kontron Communications headquarters is located in Montreal, Canada and employees more than 400 people.