Advantech Releases the EI-52 for the Edge

By Chad Cox

Production Editor

Embedded Computing Design

September 13, 2021


Advantech Releases the EI-52 for the Edge
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Advantech released the El-52 system that is powered by an 11th Gen Intel Core i5/i3/Celeron processor and is capable of plug-and-play. 

The EI-52 is designed for edge-to-cloud transmissions as well as AI and 5G solutions.

It includes a hardware and software integrated package with EdgeX Foundry IoT plug-and-play open software framework and Advantech's WISE-DeviceOn IoT edge intelligence software.

The EI-52 supports AIW 5G modules, Wi-Fi kits, VEGA AI acceleration modules, and the FaceView facial recognition I.App. 

Advantech’s EI-52 helps speed up AIoT smart application deployment, data acquisition application development, and remote device management.

According to Advantech, the key features of the El-52 are: 
●    11th Gen Intel Core i5/i3/Celeron processor, 8/16 GB DDR4 Memory, and 64 GB SATA Slim SSD built-in
●    Pre-installed EdgeX with data acquisition API and support for 20+ heterogeneous devices 
●    Pre-installed WISE-DeviceOn for device management and remote control
●    Compact 156 x 112 x 60 mm (6.14 x 4.4 x 2.36 in) plug-and-play form factor
●    4K HDMI and DP 1.4a Dual Display
●    Compatible with the VEGA-330 AI acceleration module
●    Compatible with the AIW-355 5G module and FaceView facial recognition I.App (no CE RED.)
●    Compatible with the EWM-W189H02E Wi-Fi module with 802.11ac/a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 5.0 support (CE RED/FCC ready in Q3, 2021)

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Chad Cox. Production Editor, Embedded Computing Design, has responsibilities that include handling the news cycle, newsletters, social media, and advertising. Chad graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a B.A. in Cultural and Analytical Literature.

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