Review Display Systems Delivers the Kontron COMe-bEP7

By Chad Cox

Production Editor

Embedded Computing Design

February 01, 2022


Image Courtesy of Review Display Systems

Review Display Systems Inc. announced the release of Kontron COM Express Basic Type 7 Computer-On-Module. The COMe-bEP7 features AMD EPYC Embedded 3000 SoC processors delivering a cost effective and highly scalable server-class performance in a compact form factor.

The Kontron COMe-bEP7 Type 7 offers scalable performance and peripheral support including:

  • Up to sixteen processor cores 
  • Four optional SODIMM sockets 
  • Up to128GB DDR4 RAM of memory 
  • Four 10Gb Ethernet interfaces and 
  • Up to 32 PCIe Gen 3 lanes 
  • Two SATA ports 
  • Option to integrate an onboard NVMe if required
  • Four USB 3.1
  • Four USB 2.0
  • LPC 
  • SPI Flash
  • SMB
  • Dual staged Watchdog
  • RTC

The COMe-bEP7 module can efficiently operate in temperature ranging from -40°C to +85°C and includes a Trusted Platform Module (TPM 2.0) for enhanced security.

A small form factor of 95mm (h) x 125mm (w) is designed for use with a carrier board and is suited for a variety of server applications including: 

  • Embedded edge and micro servers
  • Medical image processing 
  • Artificial intelligence 
  • Camera inspection systems
  • Test and measurement equipment

Peter Marchant, embedded division manager, RDS said, “With a wealth of experience and knowledge in the design, manufacture and support, Kontron continue to deliver high quality, high performance, cost-effective embedded computing platforms. The COM Express-bEP7 is no exception and features a robust design offering a versatile, scalable solution with comprehensive high-speed connectivity, and a broad range of memory options.”

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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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