Tusk Embedded Technologies to Distribute the Connect Tech COM Express + GPU Embedded System

Rugged Small Form Factor Embedded System Combines Latest Generation x86 processors with High End Graphic Processing Units.

COM Express + GPU Embedded SystemSurrey, BC, Canada – April 10, 2014  Tusk Embedded Technologies Inc., a provider of rugged embedded computer hardware, today announced the addition of the Connect Tech COM Express + GPU Embedded System to its lineup of rugged, industrial computer hardware.

The COM Express + GPU Embedded System combines the latest generation x86 processors with high end Graphics Processing Units (GPU) all into a ruggedized small form factor embedded system.  Choose from 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 or i5 (Haswell) x86 processor options and from either the AMD Radeon™ E6760 GPU, ideal for driving multiple displays or from the NVIDIA® GeForce™ GT 745M GPU for applications that require access to CUDA® Cores and the ability to process complex mathematics in parallel of the on-board x86 CPU.

The COM Express + GPU Embedded System is the latest in a series of COM Express Carriers from Connect Tech which addresses the growing need for small footprint, embedded GPU solutions along with solving the challenging thermal requirements present when pairing a quad core i7 with GPU in a small form factor.

About COM Express + GPU Embedded System series:

  • Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.0 and 2.0, DisplayPort++, VGA, LVDS, SATA III, GPIO, I2C, mSATA. miniPCIe, PCIe/104 and SD Card Expansion
  • Locking ruggedized positive latching connectors
  • Unified Thermal Extraction Baseplate can be mounted directly into an enclosure or chassis for further thermal dissipation
  • Ships fully integrated


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 About Connect Tech

Since 1985, Connect Tech has built a solid reputation for developing innovative products and delivering unsurpassed technical support for embedded applications. Connect Tech products include COM Express® and Qseven Carrier boards, Single Board Computers, Enclosures/Thermal solutions, Cellular/Satellite M2M, Power Supplies, FPGA, Digital and Analog I/O, Enclosure systems, Can Controllers, Solid State Drives, Ethernet-to-Serial, Wireless Radio, GPU, GbE, Multi-port Serial Cards and Adapters & Development Tools. For specialized requirements, Connect Tech offers modifies COTS solutions to create an exact technology fit, shorten the design cycle, and reduce development costs.

About Tusk Embedded Technologies Inc.

Tusk Embedded Technologies Inc. provides rugged embedded hardware solutions for organizations and Independent Software Vendors (ISV) in a broad range of markets including Mining, Rail, Marine, Oil & Gas, and Defence. Tusk’s select product line includes Industrial Systems and Panel PCs, Embedded Single Board Computers (SBCs), rugged communication modules, solid-state flash, GPS, and analog and digital I/O. Rugged COTS product is designed and tested to perform in a variety of mission critical applications where wide temperature ranges, high shock, vibration, dust or moisture is the norm.