PORTWELL RELEASES MINI-ITX POWERED BY INTEL® CORE i FAMILY (CODENAMED Coffee Lake) WITH UP TO SIX CORE PERFORMANCE

Portwell, Inc., a world-leading innovator in the Industrial PC (IPC) market and an Associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance, today announces the release of the WADE-8211-Q370, a new Mini-ITX form factor embedded system board based on the 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processor (formerly Coffee Lake) and Intel® Q370 Express chipset. Along with four independent video outputs, the WADE-8211 also utilizes the 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor, built on 14nm process technology utilizing 3D Tri-gate transistor technology, resulting in increased performance and improved energy efficiency. The Mini-ITX Board includes Intel® Turbo Boost Technology for faster processing, Intel® vPro™ Technology for superior remote configuration capabilities and Intel® Hyper-threading for multithreaded processing. “These features translate into reduced manageability cost and improved security” says Portwell product manager, Brian Lai “making the WADE-8211 an ideal computing engine for Industrial Automation, Medical Equipment, Transportation Automation and Retail Systems.”

PORTWELL RELEASES AN ULTRA COMPACT EMBEDDED SYSTEM POWERED BY INTEL® ATOM® PROCESSOR N SERIES PRODUCT FAMILY (CODENAMED APOLLO LAKE)

Portwell, Inc., a world-leading innovator in the Industrial PC (IPC) market and an Associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance, today announces the release of the RICH-61D0, a fanless embedded system featuring Intel® Atom® processor N series (formerly Apollo Lake). Its fanless, compact chassis design, plus low power consumption, make RICH-61D0 a perfect solution for applications with space limitation such as industrial automation, medical equipment, communication devices and IoT devices.

PORTWELL EXPANDS ITS COM EXPRESS® PORTFOLIO TO INCLUDE A COM EXPRESS® 3.0 EVALUATION BOARD WITH 10GBE SOLUTIONS

Portwell, Inc., (www.portwell.com.tw) a world-leading innovator for Industrial PC (IPC) and embedded computing solutions, and an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance, announces the launch of PCOM-C700, Type 7 COM Express® carrier board in its COM Express® portfolio. At a mere 304.8mm x 243.8mm (12˝ x 9.6˝), the carrier board-compliant PICMG COM Express® 3.0 integrates the new Type 7 pinout type for a new generation design based on ATX form factor. PCOM-C700 features 4x 10GbE, NC-SI interface, up to 32 PCIe lanes, console redirect, BMC, SATA interfaces and TPM socket.

Posiflex Launches North American Corporate Office

NEW TAIPEI CITY, Taiwan, May 10, 2018: Taiwanese Global Point-of-Sale Terminal Brand Leader, Posiflex Technology, Inc., announced today the launch of a North American Corporate Office (NACO), implemented to drive strategic solution synergy and enrich product and service offerings in the market. Having acquired North America’s top kiosk solution provider, KIOSK Information Systems in late 2016, and more recently Embedded Computing Leader Portwell in 2017, Posiflex has now established a unique and powerful industry position with strongholds in point of sale, self-service, embedded/industrial computing platform, and field and managed services. CEO Owen Chen states, “The vision in this very specific acquisition strategy was to bring three best-in-class companies together to provide the most complete and sophisticated computing solutions from on-line to off-line (O2O) applications in this high-growth Service IoT era. The NACO Leadership Team is now in place and will be very actively guiding the cross-implementation of our collective development, product, and service assets to provide the market with an enhanced product-family portfolio, paired with industry-leading deployment support.”

PORTWELL ANNOUNCES COMBO 10.1 INCH, A NEW COMPACT, MULTI-MISSION AND PROJECTIVE CAPACITIVE TOUCH HMI WITH WIDE TEMPERATURE AND VOLTAGE SUPPORT POWERED BY NXP® I.MX 6 SERIES APPLICATION PROCESSORS

Portwell, Inc., a world-leading innovator for Industrial PC (IPC) and embedded computing solutions, and an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance, announces COMBO 10.1 inch, a new compact and projective capacitive touch HMI with wide temperature and voltage support. Powered by NXP® i.MX 6 series application processors family, a scalable multi-core platform that includes single- and quad-core processors based on the ARM® Cortex™-A9 architecture, the COMBO 10.1 inch HMI is designed for next generation industrial applications.

PORTWELL LAUNCHES NEW FUDA2 TOUCH PANEL PC SERIES WITH WIDE OPERATING TEMPERATURE AND PANEL MOUNT SUPPORT BASED ON INTEL® ATOM® PROCESSOR E3800 PRODUCT FAMILY

Portwell, Inc., (www.portwell.com.tw) a world-leading innovator for Industrial PC (IPC) and embedded computing solutions, and an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance, announces the launch of FUDA2 Touch Panel PC Series, a new energy-efficient and powerful fanless Panel PC with resistive single-touch screen or projective capacitive multi-touch screen. Powered by Intel® Atom® Bay Trail-I SoC quad-core processor E3845 (10W Max TDP, 2M Cache, 1.91 GHz) integrating Intel® Gen 7 3D graphics engine, FUDA2 Touch Panel PC Series provides wide operating temperature support, high I/O connectivity and achieves up to 3x the peak performance and 5x the power efficiency of the previous generation.

PORTWELL LAUNCHES JAVI PANEL PC SERIES

Portwell, Inc., (www.portwell.com.tw) a world-leading innovator for Industrial PC (IPC) and embedded computing solutions, and an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance, announces the launch of Portwell’s JAVI Panel PC series. Focused on industrial applications, the JAVI series is a fanless and robust Panel PC with extraordinary I/O flexibility.

PORTWELL HAS BECOME A 100%-OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF POSIFLEX, READY TO BUILD THE WORLD’S LEADING BRAND FOR O2O SOLUTIONS WITH POSIFLEX GROUP

Posiflex Technology, Inc. (“Posiflex”, or the “Company”) completed the acquisition of Portwell Inc. (“Portwell”) for a total consideration of US180 million. Portwell has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Posiflex. With the support from Embedded City Taiwan, Posiflex shall introduce corporate governance and infrastructure with reference to global best practice, preparing for a sustainable corporate platform. Posiflex believes such strategic acquisition will effectively expand the total addressable markets, further optimize business models, and ultimately enable sustainable corporate development.

PORTWELL LAUNCHES AN ADVANCED SFF EMBEDDED SYSTEM BOARD WITH INTEL® CELERON® PROCESSOR J3455

Portwell, Inc., a world-leading innovator for Industrial PC (IPC) and embedded computing solutions, and an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Alliance, today announces the launch of WUX-3455, a small form factor (SFF) embedded system board featuring the Intel® Celeron® processor J3455, formerly codenamed Apollo Lake. The Intel® Celeron® processor J3455 integrates the low power Intel® Gen9 graphics engine up to 18 execution units, enabling enhanced 3D graphics performance and greater speed for 4K encode and decode operations. Its ingenious and effective design, plus low power consumption make the WUX-3455 a perfect building block for solutions supporting visual communications and real-time computing applications in medical, digital surveillance, industrial automation, office automation, retail, and more.

PORTWELL RELEASES A PALM-SIZED FAN-LESS EMBEDDED SYSTEM UTILIZING THE LATEST GENERATION INTEL® LOW POWER APOLLO LAKE SOC PROCESSOR

Portwell, Inc., a world-leading innovator in the Industrial PC (IPC) and embedded computing solutions, and an Associate member of the InteI® Internet of Things Solutions (IoT) Alliance, today announces the launch of WUX-7x00U, a small form factor (SFF) embedded board featuring the Intel Core™ i5 7300U and i3 7100U processors, formerly codenamed Kaby Lake. The Intel processors integrate the low power Intel Gen. 9.5 HD Graphics 620 graphics engine with 24 execution units, enabling enhanced 3D graphics performance and higher speed for 4K encode and decode operations. According to Brian Lai, Portwell’s product manager, WUX-7x00U’s ingenious and effective design, plus low power consumption makes the it a perfect embedded board for applications such as medical equipment, IoT gateway, industrial automation, warehouse automation, digital signage, and more.