Lantronix Launches Global XPort Pro Design Contest
Feb 18, 2010, 18:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq: LTRX), global provider of secure,
network-enabling technologies, today announced a design contest
based on its recently launched XPort Pro. About the size of two
sugar cubes, XPort Pro is the newest addition to Lantronix' popular
XPort® family of embedded Ethernet networking and compute
modules used in millions of devices worldwide. XPort Pro is
available running Linux and IPv6, offering developers a powerful
compute platform with an industry-standard development environment.
Lantronix will award prizes of $6,000 and $3,000 to the two top
entries for Best Linux Design, and a separate prize of $3,000 for
the Best Student Linux Design.
"The contest is open to all individuals with interest in network
technology, including businesses, university faculty, students,
research labs, engineers and design contractors. There is no limit
to the number of entries per person or organization. XPort Pro's
leading-edge architecture, 32-bit processing power and ample memory
allows resource-intensive applications to be deployed on a single
platform. It effortlessly handles demanding applications, allowing
virtually unlimited flexibility and customization.
"Entries must be submitted by August 6, 2010, and the winners
will be announced at ESC Boston September 20-23 at the Hynes
Convention Center. Final prize winners will be selected by a panel
comprised of industry experts, including Bill Wong, technology
editor for Electronic Design magazine and Margery Conner, technical
editor for EDN."