Insyde Software BIOS to Ship With New
AMD Geode™ GX Embedded Computing Reference Design Kit
TAIPEI, TAIWAN and SOUTHBOROUGH, MA --
Insyde Software, a leading provider of system software, BIOS, and engineering services, today announced the availability of its XpressROM™ BIOS and software support services for the AMD Geode GX Single Board Computer Reference Design Kit (AMD Geode GX SBC RDK). This compact and powerful reference design system, powered by the AMD Geode GX firstname.lastname@example.orgW processor and the CS5536 companion chip will ship with Insyde’s XpressROM BIOS on-board.
The AMD Geode GX SBC RDK is a lead-free reference design that offers single board computer and networked computing appliance manufacturers a complete system package to reduce overall time-to-market with new devices. The low-power and compact design helps facilitate smaller form factor designs. Additionally, the AMD Geode GX SBC RDK provides support for key product features such as USB 2.0, CRT or TFT display support and multiple operating systems.
Insyde provides AMD customers off-the-shelf optimized BIOS and firmware solutions for the entire AMD Geode processor family, as well as custom BIOS development, engineering support and system integration services. Insyde maintains a longstanding relationship in support of the AMD Geode processor product family dating back to Geode-based products that first shipped in 1999.
“AMD strives to meet the needs of our customers with efficient designs,” said Erik Salo, director of marketing, AMD Microprocessor Solutions Sector. “The Insyde BIOS software and service support allows our shared AMD and Insyde customers to save precious resources and time.”
“AMD’s embedded computing reference design kit offers a complete ready solution for designers working on a broad range of networking applications,” said Mike Kress, Vice President of Sales & Business Development for Insyde Technology in the U.S. “We are pleased to continue our support of these designs with unparalleled engineering support combined with flexible and cost-effective licensing models.”
Evaluation copies of the XpressROM BIOS for this Reference Design Kit and the entire family of Geode processors are available on Insyde’s AMD Geode Support Center Web site at http://www.insydesw.com/productcenter/amd/geodesite/index.cfm
This Web site is a resource available to all product developers offering free and easy access to Geode design information, technical documentation, evaluation firmware/software (BIOS, Boot loaders) and more.
For more information about the AMD Geode GX SBC RDK, visit http://www.amd.com/geodegx_sbc_rdk
. The AMD Geode GX email@example.comW operates at 333MHz. Model numbers reflect performance as described here: http://www.amd.com/us-en/ConnectivitySolutions/ProductInformation/0,,50_2330_9863_9864,00.html
About Insyde Software/Insyde Technology
Insyde Software (www.insydesw.com.tw) is a leading global provider of BIOS, firmware and consulting services for companies in the desktop, mobile, server and embedded computing industries. Founded in 1998, the company is publicly held and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. In the United States, Insyde Software is represented by its affiliate Insyde Technology (www.insydetech.com
) that markets firmware, software, and engineering services to the embedded systems and server computing markets in the Americas and in Europe. The company’s customers include Acer, Compal, Fujitsu, Gateway, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Inventec, Lenovo, NEC, Nokia, Quanta, Sony, Toshiba, ViewSonic and Wyse.
Insyde is a trademark of Insyde Software. XpressROM is a trademark of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. and is used with permission by its authorized licensees. Geode is a trademark of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Other company and product names mentioned herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.