High Performance Platform Features 15 x GbE and Redundant Power Supply

Modular Networking Platform to 15 x GbE

PL-80090 Modular Networking Platform
PL-80090 Modular Networking Platform

NORTH ANDOVER, MA, March 18, 2009: WIN Enterprises, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of embedded controllers and platforms for OEMs, announces the PL-80090, a modular 1U rackmount platform designed to provide up to 15 x GbE. It features a redundant power supply for use in critical networking and network security applications. Built with Intel® Embedded IA components warranteed for longevity, the PL-80090 supports Intel® quad-core processors with 1333 MHz Front Side Bus and Intel® Virtualization technology for high performance. The platform supports two unbuffered ECC or non-ECC DDRII 800 DIMM slots with memory to 4GB. The storage interfaces include two 3.5" SATA HDD and CompactFlash™.

The optional onboard Cavium Nitrox PX cn16xx security co-processor supports multi-security protocol commands and is able to offload the CPU to increase overall system performance. The platform supports seven GbE Copper and a maximum 8 GbE Ethernet ports via PCI-E by 4. To prevent network problems in the event of a platform shut-down, PL-80900 supports two segments of LAN bypass function through WDT and GPIO pin definitions. The front panel also has one GbE LAN management port, one USB 2.0 port, one RJ-45 console port, and LED indicators that monitor power and storage device activities for local system management. In addition, the PL-80090 supports one PCI-E by 8 slot and one PCI-E by 4 slot. The unit is RoHS, FCC and CE compliant.


Modular design provides common platform for networking appliance product lines

Supports Intel® Core™ 2 Quad processor

Supports 1333MHz FSB and a maximum of 4GB Dual-Channel DDRII 800MHz system memory

Maximum of 15 GbE Copper ports via PCI-E x4/x1

Optional cryptographic hardware acceleration

Supports two 3.5” SATA HDD

MS DOS 6.22*, Windows 2000/XP*, Red Hat Linux 9.0, Linux Fedora Core. Drivers for Cavium Nitrox PX CN16xx are available in Linux only.


Pricing for the PL-80090 in OEM begins at $1739 in OEM quantities. Availability is 6 to 8 weeks. Visit product webpage for additional detail: www.win-enterprises.com/index.php?option=com_co[...] .

About WIN Enterprises, Inc.

WIN Enterprises is a product development company that designs and manufactures customized x86-based embedded systems and embedded controllers / motherboards.

Founded in 1991, WIN Enterprises has developed several reference designs for leading microprocessor companies, as well as customized set-top boxes, rack-mounted appliances, and other electronic products for electronic-OEMs.

WIN Enterprises has facilities in the United States, Taiwan, China, Italy, and India. This enables cost-effective design, manufacturing, and fulfillment services for corporations around the world. For more information contact WIN Enterprises at 1-978-688-2000 or sales@win-ent.com.

Press Contact:

John Hill

WIN Enterprises, Inc.

Phone: 978-688-2000

E-mail: johnh@win-ent.com

Web: www.win-ent.com